Hip Research

Within this line of research, the 'Orthopaedics 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




  • Patricia Geirnaert, study nurse

tel. +32 9 332 57 18