Increased Hip Stresses Resulting From a Cam Deformity and Decreased Femoral Neck-Shaft Angle During Level Walking.

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BACKGROUND It is still unclear why many individuals with a cam morphology of the hip do not experience pain. It was recently reported that a decreased femoral neck-shaft angle may also be associated with hip symptoms. However, the effects that different femoral neck-shaft angles have on hip stresses in symptomatic and asymptomatic individuals with cam… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11999-016-5038-2

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@article{Ng2017IncreasedHS, title={Increased Hip Stresses Resulting From a Cam Deformity and Decreased Femoral Neck-Shaft Angle During Level Walking.}, author={K C Geoffrey Ng and Giulia Mantovani and Mario Lamontagne and Michel R. Labrosse and Paul E. Beaule}, journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research}, year={2017}, volume={475 4}, pages={998-1008} }