4 Dislocation in the leg holder
4 Injury to the femoral nerve under hyperextension of the other hip, therefore positioning cushion (black) under the other thigh
D Fig. 20.10. Supine position on universal operating table with 4-sec-tion leg plates
D Fig. 20.11. Lower segment of the leg plate folded down and thigh fixed in a knee holder
D Fig. 20.12. Thigh padded to prevent pressure from the knee holder, at the same time this acts as tourniquet
D Fig. 20.13. Healthy leg lowered and abducted, thigh padded/raised with special positioning cushion (MHH) to prevent hyperextension in the hip joint
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