Hip Research

Within this line of research, the 'Orthopedics and Traumatology Research Group' strives to understand the underlying mechanisms of hip pathology and to develop optimal treatment methods in order to control them.

Research projects

Biomechanical research: the relationship between shape and joint load

 

Anatomical research: shape variation and asymmetry

 

Clinical research: identification of variables that determine the outcome of overhaul hip surgery

Publications

 

Questions?

  • Patricia Geirnaert, study nurse

tel. +32 9 332 57 18

fax +32 9 332 52 86

  • Birgit Donck, study nurse

tel. +32 9 332 54 96

fax +32 9 332 52 86