Transtrochanteric rotational osteotomy in the treatment of idiopathic and steroid-induced femoral head necrosis, Perthes' disease, slipped capital femoral epiphysis and osteoarthritis of the hip.
Subcapital correction osteotomy in slipped capital femoral epiphysis by means of surgical hip dislocation.
Four reports have been made to date of slipped capital femoral epiphysis in identical twins (Gorin, (4) Gajraj, (5) Allen and Calvert, (6) and Bednarz and Satnitski (7)).
X-ray showed a Grade 1 slip of the upper capital femoral epiphysis (Fig.
She was admitted by the same on-call team as her sister and was found to have a similar Grade 1 slip of the upper capital femoral epiphysis (Fig.
The ability to visualize hardware and bones in real-time without extensive surgical exposures has allowed the development of many percutaneous techniques such as slipped capital femoral epiphysis
fixation, hip fracture care, external fixators, intra-medullary nails, safer pedicle screw placement, sacroiliac percutaneous stabilization, complex osteotomies and many others.