Minimal incision technique using a two-hole plate for fixation of stable intertrochanteric hip fractures.
Blood Loss, Surgical
Fracture Fixation, Internal
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
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.