Cementless Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Unstable Intertrochanteric Fractures in Elderly Patients

@inproceedings{Choy2010CementlessBH,
  title={Cementless Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Unstable Intertrochanteric Fractures in Elderly Patients},
  author={Won Sik Choy and Jae Hoon Ahn and Joon-Hyuk Ko and Byoung Sup Kam and Do-Hyun Lee},
  booktitle={Clinics in orthopedic surgery},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Bipolar hemiarthroplasty for unstable intertrochanteric fractures in elderly patients is a viable option that can prevent the complications of an open reduction, such as nonunion and metal failure. This study evaluated the clinicoradiological results of cementless bipolar hemiarthroplasty for unstable intertrochanteric fractures in elderly patients. METHODS Forty hips were followed for more than 2 years after cementless bipolar hemiarthroplasty using a Porocoat® AML Hip System. The… CONTINUE READING

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