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The medial femoral circumflex artery and first perforating branch of the profunda femoris artery anastamose at which of the following locations?
Medial to the gluteus medius insertion
Medial to the gluteus maximus insertion
Anterior to the adductor magnus
Within the gluteus minimus muscle belly
Medial to the ischial tuberosity
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A 57-year-old female with degenerative hip arthritis has questions regarding mini-incision total hip arthroplasty (THA) with comparison to traditional THA. Which of the following statements is true regarding the mini-incision technique?
Reduced rate of hip dislocation
Increased hip range motion at 1 year
No significant difference in hip function at 1 year
Less chance of surgical complications
Less chance of limping at 1 year
Posterior approach for total hip arthroplasty