Bidirectional Compression Porous Tantalum Screws for the Treatment of Femoral Neck Fractures
A New Method to Protect Blood Supply in the Treatment of Femoral Neck Fractures: Bidirectional Compression Porous Tantalum ScrewsOrthop Surg . 2022 Jul 18. doi: 10.1111/os.13285.
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Forty-one patients with femoral neck fractures were randomized to receive either a bidirectional pressurized porous tantalum screw (PTS) internal fixation (n=20) or cannulated compression screws (CCS; n=21). Outcomes that were assessed in this trial were hip joint functional outcomes using the Harris Hip Score (HHS) at 1, 3, and 6 months post-operatively. Radiological outcomes to assess fracture h...
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