Comparison of femur intertrochanteric fracture fixation with hemiarthroplasty and proximal femoral nail systems


Gormeli G., KORKMAZ M. F. , GÖRMELİ C. A. , Adanas C. , KARATAŞ T., ŞİMŞEK S. A.

ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.21, no.6, pp.503-508, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5505/tjtes.2015.96166
  • Title of Journal : ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.503-508

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of intertrochanteric femur fractures treated with proximal femoral nail (PFN) and bipolar hemiarthroplasty (BPH) in elderly patients.