Operative treatment of hip fractures in patients receiving hemodialysis

@article{Tosun2010OperativeTO,
  title={Operative treatment of hip fractures in patients receiving hemodialysis},
  author={Bilgehan Tosun and Halil Atmaca and Umit Gok},
  journal={MUSCULOSKELETAL SURGERY},
  year={2010},
  volume={94},
  pages={71-75}
}
Fifteen hips in 13 patients with hip fracture were treated in patients receiving hemodialysis for chronic renal failure. There were four intertrochanteric and 11 femoral neck fractures. 10 of the 11 femoral neck fractures and one of the four intertrochanteric fractures were treated with cemented bipolar hemiarthroplasty. Two intertrochanteric fractures fixed with sliding compression screws. External fixation was used for stabilization in two patients who had femoral neck and intertrochanteric… CONTINUE READING
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