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Short femur

Known as: Short thighbone, Femoral hypoplasia, Short femurs 
An abnormal shortening of the femur. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The objective of this experimental finite element (FE) study was to assess the accuracy of a simulation model estimate of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Living rodents show great diversity in their locomotor habits, including semiaquatic, arboreal, fossorial, ricochetal, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
We herein report on a novel locking intramedullary nail system in a murine closed femur fracture model. The nail system consists… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Healing of segmental bone defects can be induced experimentally with genetically modified osteoprogenitor cells, an ex… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Maternal diabetes is known to have teratogenic effects. Malformations including neural tube defects, caudal dysgenesis, vertebral… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Ct and advanced computer-aided design techniques offer the means for designing customised femoral stems. Our aim was to determine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Large joint implants must have immediate fixation to be successful. Unfortunately, the magnitude and consistency of achieving… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
To evaluate pin/screw/plate fixation for management of femoral neck fractures, 39 proximal femora were tested in both torsion and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • C. Ruff, W. Hayes
  • American journal of physical anthropology
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 44850059
Variation in long bone cross-sectional geometry can be given a more precise functional interpretation using engineering beam… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • C. Ruff, W. Hayes
  • American journal of physical anthropology
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 36051668
Intra-populational variation in cross-sectional geometric properties of the femur and tibia are investigated in the Pecos Pueblo… Expand
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