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Hip Arthroscopy Joint Access Instrument Setup: A Surgical Tip

Divecha, Hiren M. MRCS; Mohammed, Aslam FRCS (Orth)

doi: 10.1097/BTO.0000000000000054
Tips and Pearls

We describe a simple, cost neutral method of safely laying out arthroscopic cannulated joint access instrumentation. This method allows the surgeon to safely pick up instruments as required and frees the scrub nurse to prepare other equipment as needed during such procedures.

Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Chorley and South Ribble Hospital, Lancashire, UK

The authors declare that they have nothing to disclose.

Address correspondence and reprint requests to Hiren M. Divecha, MRCS, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Chorley and South Ribble Hospital, Preston Road, Chorley PR7 1 PP, Lancashire, UK. E-mail: hiren.divecha@doctors.org.uk.

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