Proposed new classification system for periprosthetic fractures


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Date of publication:  13 December 2013

Publication type: Conference report

In a nutshell: Two surgeons have developed a new classification system called the UCS, or Universal Classification System, which will help simplify existing periprosthetic classification systems.  This will be presented in full in an introductory chapter of the forthcoming AO Foundation manual on the management of periprosthetic fractures

Length of publication:  1 web page

Some important notes:  Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text.  Follow this link to find your local NHS library.



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