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Christian Gerber - bibliography

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Biography

Swiss orthopaedist, born 1952.

Bibliography

  • Kniealloarthroplastiken. Medical thesis, University of Berne, 1978.

  • Christian Gerber and J. Krushell Robert:
    Isolated rupture of the tendon of the subscapularis muscle. Clinical features in 16 cases. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. British volume 1991, 73, 389-­394. For curriculum vitae, see: http://www.balgrist.ch/cms.cfm/s_page/56920

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