Stabilisation of periprosthetic fractures with angular stable internal fixation: a report of 13 cases

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Introduction: Periprosthetic fractures of the femur present a challenging surgical problem. The aim of this study was to retrospectively evaluate the outcome of periprosthetic fractures stabilised with an angular stable, less invasive stabilisation system (LISS). Patients and methods: Thirteen patients (ten total hip-, two total knee-, one total hip- and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00402-005-0075-4

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