International Journal of Orthopaedics Sciences

A prospective study of the comparison between PFN (proximal femur nail) and PFNA (proximal femur nail antirotation) in the treatment of Intertrochanteric fracture femur: Union rates and functional outcome

2020, Volume 6 Issue 1

A prospective study of the comparison between PFN (proximal femur nail) and PFNA (proximal femur nail antirotation) in the treatment of Intertrochanteric fracture femur: Union rates and functional outcome

Author(s): Dr. Rahul Kadam, Dr. Shrinath Viswanath, Dr. Abhay Chhallani and Dr. Akshay Shah
Abstract: The Proximal femur nail is an essential intramedullary device in the internal fixation of Peritrochanteric fractures of the femur. The evolution of the implant has proceeded from extramedullary plates to intramedullary nails which provide stable fixation of peritrochanteric femur fractures.
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How to cite this article:
Dr. Rahul Kadam, Dr. Shrinath Viswanath, Dr. Abhay Chhallani, Dr. Akshay Shah. A prospective study of the comparison between PFN (proximal femur nail) and PFNA (proximal femur nail antirotation) in the treatment of Intertrochanteric fracture femur: Union rates and functional outcome. Int J Orthop Sci 2020;6(1):11-14. DOI: 10.22271/ortho.2020.v6.i1a.1824
 
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