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Fibula

Known as: BONE, FIBULA, Fibular, Fibulas 
The bone of the lower leg lateral to and smaller than the tibia. In proportion to its length, it is the most slender of the long bones.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
UNLABELLED Fibular osteotomy remains a challenging aspect of mandibular microsurgical reconstruction, dependent largely on… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE The concept of virtual surgery uses surgical simulation rather than relying exclusively on intraoperative manual… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
INTRODUCTION External mechanical forces on cells are known to influence cytoskeletal structure and thus cell shape. Mechanical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
STUDY DESIGN A prospective, randomized, pilot clinical trial compared recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
During one year all ankle inversion injuries seen at the acute ward of our institution were divided into grades of severity and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The fibula was investigated as a donor site for free-flap mandible reconstruction. It has the advantages of consistent shape… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
In the present investigation a comparison was made between conventional histology, histochemistry and vital microscopy for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
In 673 open fractures of long bones (tibia and fibula, femur, radius and ulna, and humerus) treated from 1955 to 1968 at Hennepin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
For the common problem of lower limb injury with extensive. Loss of skin and bone, a new method of free vascularized bone… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
  • K L Lambert
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 35193604
The Weight-Bearing Function of the Fibula: A STRAIN GAUGE STUDY KENNETH LAMBERT; The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery 
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