Med.Inter.Rev. 2015, 104, 143-145.

Management of a traumatic hip dislocation in a young
chronic paraplegic patient. Enigma and program


Avi OHRY

Section of Rehabilitation Medicine, Reuth Medical Center, Tel Aviv, & Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, ISRAEL


Abstract

The rare occurrence of hip dislocation in a chronic young paraplegic person evoked many clinical questions: the possible etiologies and differential diagnoses of this situation, the possible and feasible treatments, and the prevention of probable further complications.

Keywords:  chronic paraplegia, traumatic hip dislocation, rehabilitation medicine


Oryginal language: English