Comparison of reduction methods in intramedullary nailing of subtrochanteric femoral fractures.

Seyhan M., Unay K., Sener N.

Acta orthopaedica et traumatologica turcica, vol.46, no.2, pp.113-9, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3944/aott.2012.2639
  • Journal Name: Acta orthopaedica et traumatologica turcica
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.113-9
  • Keywords: Blocking screw, cable cerclage, clamp-assisted reduction, intramedullary nail, subtrochanteric fracture, BLOCKING SCREWS, FEMUR FRACTURES, POLLER SCREWS, COMPLICATIONS, PFN, OSTEOSYNTHESIS, INSERTION, HIP
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of three reduction methods used during intramedullary nailing of the subtrochanteric femur fractures.