Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome

Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome

Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) has become an increasingly recognized cause of hip pain, especially in young active adults (Ganz, 2003) Accordingly, the body of knowledge surrounding the understanding and management of FAI has grown substantially (Tucker, 2015). It is imperative for sports medicine clinicians to understand current principles and best practices regarding the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of FAI.


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Evidence Behind Corticosteroid Injections of the Hip and Knee

Evidence Behind Corticosteroid Injections of the Hip and Knee

Next in the series, we will continue to discuss the evidence related to corticosteroid injections by moving distally to the hips and knees.  As with others, we will cover randomized controlled trials and systematic reviews on corticosteroid injections for issues common to orthopedics such as trochanteric bursitis, hip osteoarthritis and knee osteoarthritis.

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