Incidence of fracture-healing complications after femoral neck fractures.

@article{Parker2007IncidenceOF,
  title={Incidence of fracture-healing complications after femoral neck fractures.},
  author={Mohamed Iqbal Parker and Roshan Raghavan and Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={2007},
  volume={458},
  pages={175-9}
}
What is the relationship between the age or gender of the patient and the incidence of fracture-healing complications after internal fixation of intracapsular fractures? We aimed to determine the association between the age of the patient and fracture nonunion and also to establish if the gender of the patient had any influence on the occurrence of fracture nonunion. We prospectively studied 1133 patients with intracapsular fractures of the femoral neck treated by internal fixation. The overall… CONTINUE READING