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Volume 2013, Article ID 708014, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/708014
Clinical Study

The Effect of Postoperative Corticosteroid Administration on Free Vascularized Fibular Grafting for Treating Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Shanghai Sixth People’s Hospital, Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200233, China

Received 7 August 2013; Accepted 26 September 2013

Academic Editors: G. P. Chrousos and T. Pufe

Copyright © 2013 Hao Ding 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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