TITLE

Are extreme distal periprosthetic supracondylar fractures of the femur too distal to fix using a lateral locked plate?

AUTHOR(S)
Streubel, P. N.; Gardner, M. J.; Morshed, S.; Collinge, C. A.; Gallagher, B.; Ricci, W. M.
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;10/6/2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 13, preceding p2263
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Are extreme distal periprosthetic supracondylar fractures of the femur too distal to fix using a lateral locked plate?" by P.N. Streubel and colleagues is presented.
ACCESSION #
54337281

 

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