Letter to the Editor regarding “Malnutrition as Predictor of Poor Outcome after Total Hip Arthroplasty”

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Hadad, M.J., Piuzzi, N.S. Letter to the Editor regarding “Malnutrition as Predictor of Poor Outcome after Total Hip Arthroplasty”. International Orthopaedics (SICOT) (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00264-021-04965-y

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