Hip Arthroplasty or Medical Management: A Challenging Treatment Decision for Younger Patients Journal Article


Authors: Stake, C. E.; Talbert, P. Y.; Hopkinson, W. J.; Daley, R. J.; Alden, K. J.; Domb, B. G.
Article Title: Hip Arthroplasty or Medical Management: A Challenging Treatment Decision for Younger Patients
Abstract: The two main treatment options for total hip arthroplasty (THA), medical management and surgical intervention, have advantages and disadvantages, creating a challenging decision. Treatment decisions are further complicated in a younger population (
Keywords: Orthopaedic Surgery; Decision-making; total hip arthroplasty; medical management; surgical intervention; younger population
Journal Title: The Journal of arthroplasty
Volume: 30
Issue: 6
ISSN: 1532-8406; 0883-5403
Publisher: Elsevier Inc  
Date Published: 2015
Start Page: 950
End Page: 954