Proximal femoral nail- outcome and complications: a prospective study of 125 cases of proximal femoral fractures

  title={Proximal femoral nail- outcome and complications: a prospective study of 125 cases of proximal femoral fractures},
  author={B. L. Chopra and Krishan Kumar and B. L. Khajotia Dr. B. L. Khajotia and Ravindra Bhambu and Sunil Kumar Bhatiwal and Vikrant Shekhawat},
  journal={International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics},
Background: Fractures of the proximal femur are relatively common injuries in adults and common source of morbidity and mortality among the elderly. Fractures of the proximal femur include trochantric and subtrochantric fractures. The present study was designed to evaluate and analyze the role of proximal femoral nail (PFN) in the treatment of proximal femoral fractures. Methods: It was a prospective study on 125 cases of proximal femoral fractures. The fractures were classified according to AO… 

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