Proprioception After Hip Injury, Surgery, and Rehabilitation

  • John Nyland
  • Omer Mei-Dan
  • Kenneth MacKinlay
  • Mahmut Calik
  • Defne Kaya
  • Mahmut Nedim Doral


This chapter discusses hip function, surgery, and rehabilitation from a proprioceptive, neuromuscular control basis. Sections include hip anatomy and pathomechanics, proprioceptive and kinesthetic considerations, hip evaluation and treatment, the hip and core/lower extremity functional linkage, and therapeutic considerations that optimize hip function.


Hip Proprioception Rehabilitation Surgery 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • John Nyland
    • 1
  • Omer Mei-Dan
    • 2
  • Kenneth MacKinlay
    • 3
  • Mahmut Calik
    • 4
  • Defne Kaya
    • 4
  • Mahmut Nedim Doral
    • 5
  1. 1.Kosair Charities College of Health and Natural SciencesSpalding UniversityLouisvilleUSA
  2. 2.Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado HospitalUniversity of ColoradoAuroraUSA
  3. 3.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of LouisvilleLouisvilleUSA
  4. 4.Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Health SciencesUskudar UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  5. 5.Department of Orthopedics and TraumatologyUfuk University, Faculty of MedicineAnkaraTurkey

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