Minimal incision technique using a two-hole plate for fixation of stable intertrochanteric hip fractures. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH

  • Aged
  • Blood Loss, Surgical
  • Bone Plates
  • Fracture Fixation, Internal
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Postoperative Complications

MeSH Major

  • Hip Fractures
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

abstract

  • This article presents a minimally invasive adaptation of the sliding hip screw technique. This two-hole side plate construct for the repair of intertrochanteric hip fractures minimizes blood loss and soft-tissue dissection.

publication date

  • March 2004

has subject area

  • Aged
  • Blood Loss, Surgical
  • Bone Plates
  • Fracture Fixation, Internal
  • Hip Fractures
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Postoperative Complications

Research

keywords

  • Journal Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 15058448

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 270

end page

  • 274

volume

  • 27

number

  • 3