Aaron Jay Yang, Nitin B. Jain

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Unlike the shoulder joint, the hip joint is one of the most stable joints as the femoral head fits within the acetabulum like a ball in a socket. A complete examination should include the lumbar spine and knee as pain can often be referred from these areas to the hip.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPain Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationAn Essential Review
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9783319431338
ISBN (Print)9783319431314
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017
Externally publishedYes


  • Acetabulum
  • Anteversion
  • Axial hip distraction
  • Ely test
  • FABERE test
  • Femoral head
  • Hip scouring
  • Ober’s test
  • Retroversion
  • Stinchfield’s test
  • Thomas test

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


Dive into the research topics of 'Hip'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this