[Closed locked nailing of complex femoral fractures in adults. Apropos of 68 cases].

Abstract

Complex fractures of the femoral shaft rise problems due to high energy trauma with major soft-tissues injuries and bone comminution so increasing operative difficulties, risk of infection and delayed union. Our aim was to appraise the outcome of these problems when using a closed intramedullary locked nailing. There were 52 men and 16 women. Aged 16 to 83… (More)

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@article{Borel1993ClosedLN, title={[Closed locked nailing of complex femoral fractures in adults. Apropos of 68 cases].}, author={J C Borel and Franck H Dujardin and Jean M Thomine and Norman Biga}, journal={Revue de chirurgie orthopedique et reparatrice de l'appareil moteur}, year={1993}, volume={79 7}, pages={553-64} }