One year after proximal or distal periprosthetic fracture of the femur -two conditions with divergent outcomes?

@article{Eschbach2018OneYA,
  title={One year after proximal or distal periprosthetic fracture of the femur -two conditions with divergent outcomes?},
  author={D Eschbach and Benjamin Buecking and H Kivioja and Marlene Fischer and Thomas Wiesmann and Ralph Zettl and Ludwig W W Oberkircher and James C Barthel and Ren{\'e} Aigner and Steffen Ruchholtz and Christopher Bliemel},
  journal={Injury},
  year={2018},
  volume={49 6},
  pages={
          1176-1182
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Arthroplasty of the hip and knee is 1 of the 20 most frequent operations in Germany. Periprosthetic fracture is one of the most feared complications following primary or revision arthroplasty. Present publication aims to analyse differences between patients with periprosthetic fracture around total knee arthroplasty (PFTKA) and patients with… CONTINUE READING