Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

, Volume 468, Issue 12, pp 3147–3148

Biographical Sketch: Sir John Charnley MD, 1911–1982

Symposium: Papers Presented at the 2009 Closed Meeting of the International Hip Society The Classic

DOI: 10.1007/s11999-010-1547-6

Cite this article as:
Brand, R.A. Clin Orthop Relat Res (2010) 468: 3147. doi:10.1007/s11999-010-1547-6


This biographical sketch of Sir John Charnley corresponds to the historic text, The Classic: The Bonding of Prostheses to Bone by Cement, available at DOI 10.1007/s11999-010-1545-8.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Clinical Orthopaedics and Related ResearchPhiladelphiaUSA