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Butler M, Forte M, Kane RL, et al. Treatment of Common Hip Fractures. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2009 Aug. (Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 184.)

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Treatment of Common Hip Fractures.
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 184.
Butler M, Forte M, Kane RL, et al.

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