Functional Outcome of Trochanteric Fractures Treated by Dynamic Hip Screw Fixation with Locking Side Plate *

@inproceedings{Kumar2015FunctionalOO,
  title={Functional Outcome of Trochanteric Fractures Treated by Dynamic Hip Screw Fixation with Locking Side Plate *},
  author={VK Kumar. and Sharafudeen},
  year={2015}
}
  • VK Kumar., Sharafudeen
  • Published 2015
Background: The goal of operative treatment in intertrochanteric fractures is a strong and stable fixation of the fracture fragments. Failure of a dynamic hip screw (DHS) fixation leads to decreased mobility of the patient, and frequently to decrease in general health. A dynamic hip screw fixed with a fixed angle locking screws would reduce the risk of DHS… CONTINUE READING