Influence of number and orientation of screws on stability in the internal fixation of unstable femoral neck fractures


Gumustas S. A. , Tosun H. B. , Agir I., Orak M. M. , Onay T., OKCU G.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.48, no.6, pp.673-678, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3944/aott.2014.14.0088
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.673-678

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to biomechanically compare 3 different cannulated screw configurations used in internal fixation of unstable femoral neck fractures.