Digital templating in total hip arthroplasty: Additional anteroposterior hip view increases the accuracy
Sophia K Stigler, Franz J Müller, Sebastian Pfaud, Michael Zellner, Bernd Füchtmeier, Clinic for Trauma, Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, Hospital Barmherzige Brüder, 93049 Regensburg, Germany
Author contributions: Stigler SK collected, analysed the data and wrote the manuscript; Müller FJ contributed in final editing of the manuscript; Stigler SK, Müller FJ, Pfaud S, Zellner M corrected the manuscript; Füchtmeier B designed and supervised the study, acquired the data; all authors approved the definite version of the manuscript.
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Correspondence to: Dr. med. Franz Müller, habil., Clinic for Trauma, Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, Hospital Barmherzige Brüder, Prüfeninger Str. 86, 93049 Regensburg, Germany. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 17, 2016
Peer-review started: July 18, 2016
First decision: September 2, 2016
Revised: September 21, 2016
Accepted: December 1, 2016
Article in press: December 2, 2016
Published online: January 18, 2017