Thompson, Frederick R.

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Frederick R., U.S. orthopedic surgeon, 1907-1983.
Thompson anterolateral approach
Thompson anteromedial approach
Thompson approach
Thompson arthroplasty
Thompson excision
Thompson femoral head prosthesis
Thompson femoral neck prosthesis
Thompson fracture frame
Thompson frame
Thompson hemiarthroplasty hip prosthesis
Thompson hip endoprosthesis system
Thompson hip prosthesis
Thompson hip prosthesis forceps
Thompson modification of Denis Browne splint
Thompson posterior radial approach
Thompson prosthesis
Thompson quadriceps plasty
Thompson resection
Thompson sign
Thompson splint
Thompson squeeze test of Achilles tendon
Thompson telescoping V osteotomy
Thompson test
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The Austin-Moore's [13] and Thompson prosthesis [14] were successful metallic implants designed to replace the femoral head and neck secured with an intramedullary stem in the femoral shaft.
Half the patients were treated for complications of internal fixation of an intracapsular fracture by means of a Cemented Thompson prosthesis and half for a fresh fracture with uncemented Thompson prosthesis.
and Devas M., "Treatment of fractures of the femoral neck by replacement with the Thompson prosthesis", 1.
Treatment of fracture of the femoral neck by replacement with Thompson prosthesis. J Bone Joint Surg Br1976; 58: 279-86.
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