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Volume 2014, Article ID 436598, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/436598
Research Article

Can Orthopedic Oncologists Predict Functional Outcome in Patients with Sarcoma after Limb Salvage Surgery in the Lower Limb? A Nationwide Study

1Department of Rehabilitation, Radboud Institute for Health Sciences, Radboud University Medical Center, P.O. Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
2Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Radboud Institute for Health Sciences, Radboud University Medical Center, P.O. Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
3Sint Maartenskliniek Research, P.O. Box 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands
4Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Amsterdam University Medical Centre, P.O. Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
5Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Leiden University Medical Centre, P.O. Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
6Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Groningen University Medical Centre, P.O. Box 30001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
7Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Radboud Institute for Health Sciences, Radboud University Medical Center, P.O. Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
8Laboratory for Biomechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Technology, University of Twente, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands

Received 18 June 2014; Revised 16 September 2014; Accepted 8 October 2014; Published 18 November 2014

Academic Editor: Peter C. Ferguson

Copyright © 2014 Sjoerd Kolk 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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