Intertrochanteric femur fractures in the elderly treated with either proximal femur nailing or hemiarthroplasty: A prospective randomised clinical study


ÖZKAYIN N. , OKCU g., AKTUĞLU S. K.

INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED, cilt.46, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 46
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.injury.2015.05.024
  • Dergi Adı: INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED

Özet

Introduction: The purpose of this prospective randomised study is to compare in the elderly the functional results of intertrochanteric femur fractures treated either with closed reduction and internal fixation with proximal femoral nailing or cemented hemiarthroplasty.