Gotfried Percutaneous Compression Plate vs. Sliding Hip Screw
Gotfried percutaneous compression plating compared with sliding hip screw fixation of intertrochanteric hip fractures: A prospective randomized studyJ Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 May 18;93(10):942-7.
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66 patients with an intertrochanteric proximal femur fracture, who met the inclusion criteria, were randomized to surgical fixation with either a Gotfried percutaneous compression plate (PCCP) or the conventional fixation with sliding hip screw (SHS) for treatment of A1 and A2 AO/OTA intertrochanteric proximal femoral fractures. The percutaneous compression plate was found to be favorable with reg...
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