Treatment of distal end of fracture femur by locking compression plate

  title={Treatment of distal end of fracture femur by locking compression plate},
  author={P D Panchal and Chintan Patel and Akshay Poptani},
  journal={International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health},
Background: Treatment of distal femur fracture is challenge and usually requires to be treated surgically. Complexity of fractures needs the treatment to be changed from simple extraarticular supracondylar types to intercondylar and metaphyseal comminuted types. The locking compression plate (LCP) possesses exclusive biomechanical function that depends on splinting and not on compression, leading to flexible stabilization, quick healing, and decreased bone resorption as blood supply is… 

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