Journal article icon

Journal article

The feasibility of performing a randomised controlled trial for femoroacetabular impingement surgery.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVES: The number of surgical procedures performed each year to treat femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) continues to rise. Although there is evidence that surgery can improve symptoms in the short-term, there is no evidence that it slows the development of osteoarthritis (OA). We performed a feasibility study to determine whether patient and surgeon opinion was permissive for a Randomised Controlled Trial (RCT) comparing operative with non-operative treatment for FAI. METHODS: Surgeon ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
Journal:
Bone and Joint Research
Volume:
2
Issue:
2
Pages:
33-40
Publication date:
2013-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
2046-3758
ISSN:
2046-3758
URN:
uuid:453a23f7-f2f0-46c3-98d3-900a9893d7ba
Source identifiers:
398554
Local pid:
pubs:398554

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP