Valgus intertrochanteric osteotomy for malunion and nonunion of trochanteric fractures.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the results of valgus intertrochanteric osteotomy for varus nonunion and malunion of trochanteric fractures. SETTING University hospital. DESIGN Retrospective clinical study. PATIENTS Fifteen patients (age range 29-84 years) with varus malunion (11 cases) or varus nonunion (4 cases). Indication for surgery was nonunion or varus… (More)