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International Journal of Orthopaedics Sciences

2019, Volume 5 Issue 4

Hemiarthroplasty versus PHILOS for the management of Neer group (IV-VI) Proximal humeral fractures: A retrospective study

Author(s): Dr. Santosh Kumar Sahu and Dr. Arindam Chatterjee
Abstract: Neer Group (IV-VI) Proximal humeral fractures often are related to persistent disability despite surgical treatment. The optimal surgical management of theses fractures in elderly patients remains unclear. We retrospectively compared the outcome after open reduction and internal fixation with the PHILOS and primary hemiarthroplasty in patients with Neer Group IV-VI fractures focusing on Speed of recovery, shoulder function, health-related quality of life, and complications.
Pages: 24-28  |  78 Views  14 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Santosh Kumar Sahu and Dr. Arindam Chatterjee. Hemiarthroplasty versus PHILOS for the management of Neer group (IV-VI) Proximal humeral fractures: A retrospective study. International Journal of Orthopaedics Sciences. 2019; 5(4): 24-28. DOI: 10.22271/ortho.2019.v5.i4a.1641