PFNA preferable to DHS and Gamma nails for intertrochanteric fracture fixation
Proximal femoral nails antirotation, Gamma nails, and dynamic hip screws for fixation of intertrochanteric fractures of femur: A meta-analysisOrthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2014 Dec;100(8):859-66
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14 RCTs were identified for inclusion in this study comparing dynamic hip screw (DHS), gamma nail, and proximal femoral nail anti-rotation (PFNA) treatment options for intertrochanteric fractures. The purpose of this meta-analysis was to compare operative time, fluoroscopy time, blood loss, length of hospital stay, fixation failure, operative fracture of femur, later fracture of femur, reoperation...
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