June 13, 2018

Case 15 – Hip Pop

Case 15  16 year old soccer player.  Presents to your sports clinic the day after his injury MOI: Went to kick with left foot, planted with right, and felt a pop in […]
December 27, 2017

Journal Club – Gluteal Tendinopathy

July 20, 2017

Atypical Fractures

BISPHOSPHONATE FRACTURE
August 5, 2015

OSTEITIS PUBIS

Description: – Inflammation of symphysis pubis and surrounding structures including attaching tendons and ligaments. – The condition is more common in soccer, hockey, football and running sports – The symphysis pubis is […]
August 5, 2015

FEMORAL ACETABULAR IMPINGEMENT

Definition: – Increasing recognized cause of hip pain – FAI was first characterized by Smith-Petersen in 1936 in the setting of old SCFE – Interest in FAI has increased over the past […]
September 2, 2014

SLIPPED CAPITAL FEMORAL EPIPHYSIS (SCFE FORMERLY SUFE)

Description: Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is one of the most common adolescent hip disorders and is characterized by a displacement of the capital femoral epiphysis as a result of anatomic disruption […]
May 6, 2014

PERTHES (LEGG-CALVÉ-PERTHES) DISEASE

Description: Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease (LCPD) is a juvenile form of avascular osteonecrosis of the femoral head.[1] The etiology is largely unknown but the pathophysiology is attributed to a disruption of blood supply to […]
April 22, 2014

HIP OSTEOARTHRITIS

Definition:  A degenerative condition of the hip joint associated with symptoms of stiffness, pain, reduced range of motion and/or crepitus with movement of joint. Osteoarthritis is associated with a history of trauma, obesity, genetic […]