Surgical treatment of bilateral osteoarthritis of the hip in the fifth decade

Ryozo UENO
1986 Japanese Journal of Rheumatism and Joint Surgery  
When the joint surfaces of one hip are congruent in all positions and the opposite hip has congruent joint surfaces in adduction, lateral displacement of the greater trochanter with muscle release is indicated for the former hip and valgus intertrochanteric osteotomy for the latter. The patient stands up after the first month. She puts about 10 kg on the osteotomized hip when
doi:10.11551/jsjd1982.5.461 fatcat:wosusjixurhstltcwc76ifpx5a