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The influence of operative technique on the formation of incomplete cement mantles in the sagittal plane has been rarely considered in the literature. In this article, we discuss the influence of the anatomy of the proximal femur on the formation of incomplete cement mantles and discuss how their incidence can be reduced by correct component positioning.

Original publication

DOI

10.3109/17453679908997848

Type

Journal article

Journal

Acta orthopaedica Scandinavica

Publication Date

12/1999

Volume

70

Pages

596 - 598

Addresses

Nuffield Department Orthopaedic Surgery, Oxford, Headington, UK.

Keywords

Femur, Hip Joint, Humans, Cementation, Hip Prosthesis