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Imaging Case Review: Advanced hip joint degeneration associated with femoroacetabular impingement in a retired chiropractor

September 09, 2016

Femoroacetabular impingement is a relatively new clinical entity only recently described in the orthopedic literature. In this report, we document a severe case of hip joint osteoarthritis associated with cam-type impingement in a retired chiropractor. (JCCA. 2016;60(3):260-262) Le conflit fémoro-acétabulaire est une entité clinique relativement nouvelle, récemment décrite dans les revues orthopédiques. Dans ce rapport,

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Differences in hip range of motion among collegiate pitchers when compared to youth and professional baseball pitcher data

September 09, 2016

The purpose of this study was to measure passive hip internal (IR) and external rotation (ER) range of motion (ROM) in collegiate baseball pitchers and compare to published youth and professional values. Measures were taken on the bilateral hips of 29 participants (mean age 20.0±1.4, range 18-22 years). Results identified no significant differences between the

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What is the pain source? A case report of a patient with low back pain and bilateral hip osteonecrosis

August 31, 2015

Background: Low back pain is a common symptom arising from many possible sources and includes the possibility of the contribution of remote pathology. This report describes a patient with bilateral osteonecrosis of the femoral heads presenting with a primary symptom of low back pain. Case presentation: A 37-year-old male presented for evaluation of dominant pain

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Slipped capital femoral epiphysis: a report of two cases

August 13, 2014

Two cases of slipped capital femoral epiphysis are presented. Both were eventually treated by pinning in situ, after going undiagnosed for some time. The clinical presentation, radiographic findings, and proposed pathogenesis of this disorder are reviewed.. (JCCA 1989; 33(3):130-134) Key Words: hip joint, hip pathology, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, chiropractic, manipulation Deux cas d’épiphysiolyse sont

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Femoroacetabular impingement syndrome: a narrative review for the chiropractor

June 10, 2014

Objective: To familiarize the chiropractic clinician with the clinical presentation, radiographic features, and conservative versus surgical treatment options for managing femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) syndrome. Background: FAI syndrome is a relatively new clinical entity to be described in orthopedics, and has been strongly linked with pain and early osteoarthritis of the hip in young adults. Hip

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