TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2021, Cilt 20, Sayı, 6     (Sayfalar: 660-668)

Instability of total hip arthroplasty

Olcay Güler 1, İrfan Esenkaya 2, Hasan Göçer 1

1 Memorial Sağlık Grubu, Şişli Hastanesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Kliniği, Şişli, İstanbul
2 Emekli Öğretim Üyesi, SANTE Tıp Merkezi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Bölümü, Kalamış, İstanbul

DOI: 10.14292/totbid.dergisi.2021.101
Görüntüleme: 87
İndirme : 60

Instability is a frequent condition in total hip arthroplasty surgery. Patient and/or surgery related issues play role on the etiology of instability and dislocations. Patient related leading issues are age, gender, previous hip surgery, neuromuscular disorders, soft tissue laxity and spinopelvic alignment problems. And the leading surgery related issues are type of surgical approach, position and placement of arthroplasty materials, implant choice, soft tissue condition and experience of surgeon. During the diagnosis of instability patient`s complaints, physical examination findings, and radiological evaluations must be considered. The main cause of instability and dislocation must be find out and the treatment must aim to solve this cause related problem. Closed reduction is satisfactory for early dislocations. Surgical intervention is preferred for late instability and recurrent dislocations. The most effective topics to prevent instability of total hip arthroplasty are sufficient evaluation of the patient while preoperative planning, appropriate and accurate surgical technique, educating the patients for postoperative care.

Anahtar Kelimeler : total hip arthroplasty; instability; dislocation; acetabulum; femur