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Volume 2013, Article ID 703783, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/703783
Clinical Study

The Bristol Hip View: Its Role in the Diagnosis and Surgical Planning and Occult Fracture Diagnosis for Proximal Femoral Fractures

1Departments of Radiology, Frenchay Hospital North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol BS16 1LE, UK
2Departments of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Frenchay Hospital North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol BS16 1LE, UK
3Departments of Orthopaedics, Frenchay Hospital North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol BS16 1LE, UK

Received 31 October 2012; Accepted 4 December 2012

Academic Editors: C. Morrey and C.-W. Oh

Copyright © 2013 J. Harding 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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