Pillow Use During Total Hip Arthroplasty

Pillow Use During Total Hip Arthroplasty

The purpose of this study is to find out whether placing a pillow between the legs during hip surgery will result in a better aligned hip replacement.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Recruiting patients only

Procedure - Pillow

A pillow to lessen the angle differences between hips so that the acetabular component can be placed in an optimal position.

Can the Difference Between the Operative and Radiographic Cup Inclination Angle Be Reduced by Applying a Pillow Between the Patient's Legs in Total Hip Arthroplasty Performed In The Lateral Decubitus Position?