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1. (WO2018102879) A BOOT ARRANGEMENT AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING LEG LENGTH DISCREPANCY INTRA-OPERATIVELY AND POST-OPERATIVELY FOR HIP SURGERY USING SAID BOOT ARRANGEMENT

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/102879    International Application No.:    PCT/AU2017/051352
Publication Date: Fri Jun 15 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Dec 09 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: A61G 13/12
A61B 5/107
A61F 5/048
Applicants: CABOT, Jonathan Peter
Inventors: CABOT, Jonathan Peter
Title: A BOOT ARRANGEMENT AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING LEG LENGTH DISCREPANCY INTRA-OPERATIVELY AND POST-OPERATIVELY FOR HIP SURGERY USING SAID BOOT ARRANGEMENT
Abstract:
A boot arrangement for determination of leg length discrepancy intra-operatively and post-operatively for hip surgery having a boot that includes an ankle and/or heel aperture to provide access for a surgeon to engage a bony feature around the ankle and/or heel of a patient wearing the boot such that the aligning of the or each hand digit of the hands of the surgeon upon the respective bony features on or around the ankle or heel of each leg of the patient enables a determination of length discrepancy between legs of the patient undergoing hip surgery.