Does surgery actually have 85% success rate for FAI/hip impingement?

The Harris Hip Score is supposed to determine whether or not a surgery was successful. It’s used in studies to objectively measure whether surgeries for FAI is effective. It’s a flawed way to measure success.

Play with the Harris Hip Score yourself here:

More FAI videos:

For further reading:

1) diagnostic criteria for FAI makes no sense:
2) unreliability of x-rays and anterior hip impingement tests:
3) CAM impingement and supposed causation of arthritis:
4) What is arthritis really?

***Get the Healthy Hips I Handbook:

Movement Improvement Consulting, Orthopedic Massage and Posture, Alignment, and Coordination Training in Menlo Park/Palo Alto

Buy a T-shirt!



If these videos have been helpful for you and you’d like to buy me a cup of coffee, please go here:

Comments are closed.