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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

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.