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Hip Joint Restoration

Worldwide Advances in Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty, Osteotomy and Joint Preservation Surgery

  • Joseph C. McCarthy
  • Philip C. Noble
  • Richard N. Villar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Structure and Function of the Tissues of the Hip (Normal and Diseased)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Tom Hogervorst, Karl-Philipp Kienle, Moritz Tannast
      Pages 3-14
    3. Veronica Ulici, Antonia F. Chen, Anthony W. M. Cheng, Rocky S. Tuan
      Pages 15-22
    4. Michael L. Nguyen, Marc R. Safran
      Pages 23-26
    5. Richard E. Field, Caroline Blakey, Francesc Malagelada
      Pages 27-33
    6. Alexandra Dimitrakopoulou, Richard N. Villar
      Pages 53-55
    7. Philip C. Noble, Maureen K. Dwyer, Mohammed S. Gobba, Joshua D. Harris
      Pages 57-73
  3. Clinical Evaluation of Hip Function

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Michael R. Torry, Michael J. Decker, Jeffrey C. Cowley, David Keeley, Thomas W. Kernozek, Kevin B. Shelburne
      Pages 77-89
    3. Simon W. Young, Marc R. Safran
      Pages 91-114
    4. Maureen K. Dwyer
      Pages 115-122
    5. Joshua A. Tuck, Michael A. Flaherty, Brian D. Busconi
      Pages 123-137
    6. Allston J. Stubbs, Elizabeth A. Howse
      Pages 139-143
    7. Hal David Martin, Ian James Palmer, Munif Hatem
      Pages 145-155
  4. Hip Pathology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Matthew A. Popa, Victor M. Goldberg, Glenn D. Wera
      Pages 159-167
    3. Xavier Flecher, Sebastien Parratte, Jean-Noel Argenson
      Pages 169-176
    4. Thierry Boyer, Virginie Legre-Boyer
      Pages 177-187

About this book


Hip Joint Restoration is a comprehensive yet practical guide to the basic science and clinical applications of arthroscopy, arthroplasty, osteotomy and preservation surgery for the treatment of diseases and conditions of the hip. This generously illustrated text offers a comprehensive introduction to essential features of hip evaluation, the medical management of hip procedures, and treatment of specific conditions, and covers practical topics such as surgical anatomy of the hip, surgical approaches, instrumentation, and indications for arthroscopy and other surgical procedures aimed at restoration of the hip joint. Additional chapters cover clinical outcomes and equality of life following hip surgery, the current state of research and education of arthroscopic hip procedures throughout the world, other topics such as complications and rehabilitation in different patient populations. This book will be a useful resource for Orthopedic Surgeons and Osteopaths who perform open and arthroscopic hip preservation and total joint replacement, as well as for orthopedic residents and researchers. 


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Editors and affiliations

  • Joseph C. McCarthy
    • 1
  • Philip C. Noble
    • 2
  • Richard N. Villar
    • 3
  1. 1.Orthopedic SurgeryHip Joint Arthroplasty, Hip Arthroscopy Massachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Institute of Orthopedic Research and EducationHoustonUSA
  3. 3.Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon Orthopedics, The Villar Bajwa PracticeSpire Cambridge Lea HospitalCambridgeUnited Kingdom

About the editors

Joseph C. McCarthy, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Hip Joint Arthroplasty/Hip Arthroscopy

Massachusetts General Hospital 

Boston, MA, USA

Orthopedic Surgery

Director, Kaplan Joint Center

Newton-Wellesley Hospital

Newton, MA, USA

Philip C. Noble, BE, MEngSci, PhD

Director of Research

Institute of Orthopedic Research and Education

Houston, TX, USA

Orthopedic Research

Joseph Barnhart Department of Orthopedic Surgery 

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX, USA

Richard N. Villar, MSc(Hons), MA, FRCS

Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon


The Villar Bajwa Practice

Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital

Cambridge, UK

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Hip Joint Restoration
  • Book Subtitle Worldwide Advances in Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty, Osteotomy and Joint Preservation Surgery
  • Editors Joseph C. McCarthy
    Philip C. Noble
    Richard N. Villar
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4614-0693-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4939-7930-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4614-0694-5
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXVIII, 1007
  • Number of Illustrations 272 b/w illustrations, 667 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Orthopedics
    Sports Medicine
  • Buy this book on publisher's site


“This is a very comprehensive atlas and textbook on orthopedic surgery of the hip. The normal anatomy and biomechanics of the hip are discussed in detaii. The athology and radiographix anatomy are done well. The role of arthroscopy, osteotomy, hip repair and hip replacement options are explained with their roles for recovery are diagrammed with 1000s of pages of color pictures and other charts. … The book is good for orthopaedic surgeons and trainees in this area.” (Joseph J. Grenier,, January, 2017)