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Periprosthetic Fracture after Total Hip Arthroplasty: Treatment and Outcomes

Amarasekara, Sumedha

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Treatment of periprosthetic fractures (PPF) following total hip arthroplasty (THA) is seldom easy, often complex and always expensive. Although international data on periprosthetic fracture outcomes have been reported, there has been no published Australian data. We therefore sought to examine the long-term outcomes of patients treated in our centre and to compare them against previously published data from other centres outside Australia. By so doing we hoped...[Show more]

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Date published: 2016
Type: Thesis (MPhil)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/147894
DOI: 10.25911/5d6121085dba0

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