Managing Complications After Total Hip Arthroplasty

    What is greater trochanteric pain syndrome and what causes it?

    Why should surgeons pay particular attention to minimizing leg length discrepancy?

    How can standard radiographs help identify the postoperative cause of groin pain?

    RELATED: Register for the 9th Annual ICJR South Hip & Knee Course

    These questions – and many more – were answered by 5 surgeons with busy joint replacement practices during a session on problems that can occur after total hip arthroplasty (THA) at the 7th Annual ICJR South Hip & Knee Course.

    Click the images below to watch the presentations from this session and learn more about avoiding and managing complications of THA.

    Trochanteric Pain Syndrome after THA
    Thomas L. Bradbury, MD

    Limb Length Discrepancy after THA
    Bryan D. Springer, MD

    Groin Pain & Psoas Tendinitis after THA
    Michael J. Taunton, MD

    Instability after THA
    Raymond H. Kim, MD

    Readmission after THA
    C. Lowry Barnes, MD