A. A 72-year-old women (patient 6) who was operated with a cemented Exeter THA with a standard-length femoral stem, and who sustained a periprosthetic femoral fracture.
o Plating of periprosthetic femur fractures with indirect reduction o No allograft o No bone grafts o Average time to union = 3 months (range 7-23 weeks) o One deep infection o 30/41 returned to baseline ambulatory status • Wood et al, J Arthroplasty, 2011. Locked plates in 16 pts. o ORIF around well fixed hip/knee implants