Femoral Neck Targeting

Femoral neck targeting is the process of calculating the centre of the femoral neck during hip resurfacing surgery. This can be done by hand or using electronic aides.

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Methods of Femoral Neck Targeting
... There are many methods surgeons use to calculate the true centre of the femoral neck ... By hand - using various alignment guides/ reference devices/ targeting devices to calculate the true centre of the femoral neck ... this is largely true, but navigational systems are a very different means of femoral neck targeting, and require a steep learning curve ...

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