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Loren Joseph Larsen - bibliography

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Biography

American orthopaedic surgeon, born 1914, Idaho.

Bibliography

  • S. R. Simon, R. A. Mann, J. L. Hagy and L. J. Larsen.
    Role of the Posterior Calf Muscles in Normal Gait.
    Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Boston, 1978, 60A: 465-476.

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