External fixation of paediatric subtrochanteric fractures using calcar rather than neck pins

  • Sherif Galal
  • Published 2016 in Strategies in trauma and limb reconstruction


UNLABELLED Subtrochanteric femoral fractures in children are uncommon and have received limited attention in the literature. Its treatment is controversial, and different options are available: traction, spica casting, internal fixation and external fixation. The aim of this study is to present our results with external fixation of subtrochanteric femoral… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11751-016-0252-8

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