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Femoral neck fractures after hip resurfacing.

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Femoral neck fracture is an important early complication after hip resurfacing. Our aims were firstly to determine the incidence of fracture in an independent series and secondly, in a case control study, to investigate potential risk factors. Fifteen femoral neck fractures occurred in a series of 842 procedures, representing an incidence of 1.8%. No relationship existed between age, sex, and fracture incidence. Mechanical factors such as notching, femoral neck lengthening, and varus alignmen...

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10.1016/j.arth.2008.04.008

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Journal:
The Journal of arthroplasty
Volume:
24
Issue:
4
Pages:
614-619
Publication date:
2009-06-05
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EISSN:
1532-8406
ISSN:
0883-5403
URN:
uuid:fa726e9f-e13d-4af4-a778-a8bad8a0f7e7
Source identifiers:
62563
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pubs:62563

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