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Acetabular cup templating examples are shown in Figures A and B. Moving the acetabular component from position A to position B results in which of the following?
Increased force requirement of the abductor musculature
Increases leg length
Increases joint reactive forces
No change in joint reactive forces
Decreases joint reactive force
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During templating for a total hip arthroplasty, placing the femoral head center of rotation directly inferior to the center of rotation of the acetabular component will have which of the following effects?
Decrease limb length
Increase limb length
No change in length or offset
Which of the following templates, seen in Figures A-E, will increase the offset while keeping the leg lengths the same?