Technique for a composite femoral intramedullary plug in cemented hip arthroplasty.

Abstract

A brief technique to place a cement plug on top of a polyethylene is presented. This technique has helped the authors obtain better cement mantles when they are plugging the canal in total hip replacement.

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@article{Owens1999TechniqueFA, title={Technique for a composite femoral intramedullary plug in cemented hip arthroplasty.}, author={Patrick W Owens and Carlos J. Lavernia}, journal={The Journal of arthroplasty}, year={1999}, volume={14 3}, pages={369-71} }