Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: hip dislocation

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in hip dislocation.



This document provides information on hip dislocation. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Surgeon Commander Gareth Charles Evans, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh and Mr Daniel Edward Porter, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh and validated by Mr Martin Bircher, St George’s Hospital, London.

Published 1 September 2008