InterTan nail versus Gamma3 nail for intramedullary nailing of unstable trochanteric fractures

@inproceedings{Wu2014InterTanNV,
  title={InterTan nail versus Gamma3 nail for intramedullary nailing of unstable trochanteric fractures},
  author={Dankai Wu and Guangkai Ren and Chuangang Peng and Xuanlin Zheng and Fengmin Mao and Yueyang Zhang},
  booktitle={Diagnostic pathology},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Trochanteric fractures (TF) have become a major source of morbidity and mortality in elderly. We conducted this study to compare the outcomes of unstable trochanteric fractures treated with the InterTan nail and Gamma3 nail. METHODS Between January 2008 and May 2013, patients aged 60 years or older with a diagnosis of unstable TF treated with InterTan nail or Gamma3 nail were included. Patients treated with InterTan nail were pair-matched to patients treated with Gamma3 nail in a 1… CONTINUE READING
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