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ISRN Orthopedics
Volume 2014, Article ID 257871, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/257871
Research Article

Dynamic Hip Screw for the Treatment of Femoral Neck Fractures: A Prospective Study with 96 Patients

1Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre and Santa Casa de Misericordia of Porto Alegre, Rua Leopoldo Bier, 825/cj 403, 90620-100 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
2Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology/Pediatrics, Santa Casa de Misericordia of Porto Alegre, Avenida Independência, 155, 90035-074 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
3Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology/Hip Surgery, Santa Clara Hospital, Santa Casa de Misericordia of Porto Alegre, Reception 8, Rua Professor Annes Dias, 135, 90020-000 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
4Department of Physical Therapy, Santa Clara Hospital, Santa Casa de Misericordia of Porto Alegre, 2nd Floor, Rua Professor Annes Dias, 135, 90020-000 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
5Department of Physical Therapy, Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre, Rua Sarmento Leite, 245, 90050-170 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

Received 4 January 2014; Accepted 2 February 2014; Published 24 April 2014

Academic Editors: G. Babis and V. S. Nikolaou

Copyright © 2014 Carlos Roberto Schwartsmann et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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