rheumatology
Osteoarthritis

Is hip arthroscopy just delaying the inevitable for OA patients?

Patients with osteoarthritis may derive little benefit from hip arthroscopy because a high proportion go on to have total hip arthroplasty within a short time, according to Victorian orthopaedic surgeons. While the minimally invasive procedure is increasingly being used in the belief that it can delay progression of OA, surgeons at the Epworth Hospital in ...

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