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Treatment of unstable trochanteric fractures. Randomised comparison of the gamma nail and the proximal femoral nail.
The proximal femoral nail (PFN) is a recently introduced intramedullary system, designed to improve treatment of unstable trochanteric fractures of the hip. In a multicentre prospective clinicalExpand
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Direct and indirect methods for the quantification of leg volume: comparison between water displacement volumetry, the disk model method and the frustum sign model method, using the correlation
Volume changes can be measured either directly by water-displacement volumetry or by various indirect methods in which calculation of the volume is based on circumference measurements. The aim of theExpand
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Cost-effectiveness of endovascular revascularization compared to supervised hospital-based exercise training in patients with intermittent claudication: a randomized controlled trial.
BACKGROUND The optimal first-line treatment for intermittent claudication is currently unclear. OBJECTIVE To compare the cost-effectiveness of endovascular revascularization vs supervisedExpand
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Supervised walking therapy in patients with intermittent claudication.
OBJECTIVE Exercise therapy is a common intervention for the management of intermittent claudication (IC). However, considerable uncertainty remains about the effect of different exercise componentsExpand
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Endoscopic Evaluation and Treatment of Groin Pain in the Athlete
Background Chronic groin pain in athletes forms a major diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Hypothesis Evaluate and treat undiagnosed groin pain in the athlete by endoscopy. Study DesignExpand
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Endovascular Revascularization and Supervised Exercise for Peripheral Artery Disease and Intermittent Claudication: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
IMPORTANCE Supervised exercise is recommended as a first-line treatment for intermittent claudication. Combination therapy of endovascular revascularization plus supervised exercise may be moreExpand
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Intermittent claudication: clinical effectiveness of endovascular revascularization versus supervised hospital-based exercise training--randomized controlled trial.
PURPOSE To compare clinical success, functional capacity, and quality of life during 12 months after revascularization or supervised exercise training in patients with intermittent claudication. Expand
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Value of the duplex waveform at the common femoral artery for diagnosing obstructive aortoiliac disease.
PURPOSE To evaluate the accuracy, predictive value, and observer agreement of the duplex ultrasound waveform at the common femoral artery as a marker of significant aortoiliac disease in a largeExpand
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Infections and bacteriological data after laparoscopic and open gallbladder surgery.
In two hospitals 637 patients undergoing cholecystectomy between June 1989 and June 1993 were entered into a prospective audit. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of postoperativeExpand
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Long-term effects of structured home-based exercise program on functional capacity and quality of life in patients with intermittent claudication.
OBJECTIVES To evaluate effects of a structured home-based exercise program on functional capacity and quality of life (QoL) in patients with intermittent claudication (IC) after 1-year follow-up, andExpand
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