Total femur replacement


Total femoral replacement after massive resection of bone and soft tissue sarcoma of the thigh can restore femoral integrity and allow patients to resume ambulation, albeit at a compromised level. This compromised functional capacity is superior to that achieved after hip disarticulation. Most reports of total femoral replacements are isolated case studies… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00402-009-0945-2


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@article{Ahmed2009TotalFR, title={Total femur replacement}, author={Adel Refaat Ahmed}, journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery}, year={2009}, volume={130}, pages={171-176} }