Journal of Orthopaedics Trauma Surgery and Related Research

Journal of Orthopaedics Trauma Surgery and Related Research

An Official Journal of Polish Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

ISSN:1897-2276
e-ISSN: 2449-9145

Kwangeun Lee

Departments of Orthopedic Surgery, Samsung Changwon Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Changwon, Korea

Publications

  • Reviews
    Ipsilateral concomitant displaced vertical femoral neck fracture and unstable 4-part trochanteric fracture: A case report
    Author(s): Hyeonsoo Kim, Jinwoo Jin* and Kwangeun Lee

    Concomitant displaced vertical neck fracture and unstable 4-part trochanteric fracture in the ipsilateral femur has seen rarely but they can occur on occasions. One such case was seen a 56-year-old male patient with both of those fractures. He underwent dynamic hip screw fixation for intertrochanteric and neck fracture with a candy- packing wiring for reduction of lesser trochanteric fragment. At the 18th month follow-up after surgery, all fracture sites were united with no evidence of avascular necrosis of the femoral head on radiograph and the function of the hip joint was restored without pain. We would report this case with a review of the literature; the anatomical reduction and stable internal fixation are an important factor for a good prognosis in a young patient with concomitant displaced vertical neck fracture and unstable 4-part trochanteric fracture in the ipsilateral femu.. Read More»

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Annals of Medical and Health Sciences Research Journal of Orthopaedics Trauma Surgery and Related Research a publication of Polish Society, is a peer-reviewed online journal with quaterly print on demand compilation of issues published.
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