Dynamic hip screw and compression plate fixation of ipsilateral femoral neck and shaft fractures.

@article{Abalo2008DynamicHS,
  title={Dynamic hip screw and compression plate fixation of ipsilateral femoral neck and shaft fractures.},
  author={Anani Gr{\'e}goire Abalo and Assang Dossim and A F Ouro Bangna and Kadjika Tomta and Awovi Assiobo and Atsi Walla},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={35-8}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate surgical outcomes of ipsilateral femoral neck and shaft fractures. METHODS Between April 1997 and September 2004, 29 men and 8 women (mean age, 37 years) underwent fixation of femoral neck and shaft fractures using a dynamic compression plate plus a dynamic hip screw or screws. There were 30 femoral neck and 7 pertrochanteric fractures. Functional results were assessed according to the Friedman and Wyman classification. RESULTS The mean follow-up period was 49 months. Of… CONTINUE READING
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