"intellijoint HIP provides offset and leg length determination, in conjunction with acetabular positioning and allows you to fine tune these rather than guessing and using different landmarks. I see this as a potential game changer as you can use the information provided by intellijoint HIP to combine reducing leg length discrepancy as well as prevent dislocation. You can have your cake and eat it too."
- Dr. Wayne G. Paprosky Hip & Knee Reconstructive and Replacement Orthopaedic Surgeon, Professor, Rush University Medical Center.
Studies show revision surgery is required for up to 15% of all hip replacements3
Dislocation/instability is the leading reason for revision procedures3
…causing 16% of hospital readmissions within 90 days of hip replacement surgery4
A single dislocation leads to further dislocations in up to
Dislocation, instability, leg length discrepancy and implant malpositioning are some of the most frequently reported adverse advents that lead to malpractice litigation among hip and knees surgeons7
Bundled payments are here.
Surgical outcomes in joint replacement procedures are becoming more important than ever with the arrival of bundled payments. To avoid the financial burden, hospitals are looking to surgeons to help reduce readmission and revision rates.
Find out how intellijoint HIP can help.
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