Double fracture of the femoral component following total hip arthroplasty. A case report Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hip Joint
  • Hip Prosthesis

abstract

  • A rare double fracture of a femoral stem occurred in a 69-year-old man. Clinical history and biomechanical interpretations suggest that the distal fracture occurred first without stem loosening. The proximal fracture occurred later, subsequent to loosening of the proximal end.

publication date

  • January 1982

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 7127955

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 248

end page

  • 51

volume

  • No. 170