Functional results of intertrochanteric femur fractures after successful osteosynthesis with proximal femoral nails


Eren I., KOYUNCU D., Gonen E.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.44, no.4, pp.1323-1328, 2019 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.505416
  • Journal Name: CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1323-1328
  • Keywords: Intertrochanteric femur fractures, geriatric fractures, proximal femoral nail, HIP, MORTALITY, FIXATION, MOBILITY
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study is to investigate the post-operative functional condition of patients who had intertrochanteric fractures and had successful fracture healing with proximal femoral nail (PFNA).