International Journal of Orthopaedics Research

International Journal of Orthopaedics Research


International Journal of Orthopaedics Research
International Journal of Orthopaedics Research
Vol. 2, Issue 4 (2020)

Fate of Undisplaced fracture neck of femur-managed by osteosynthesis using multiple cannulated cancellous screws (A 6 yr multicentre follow-up)


Appala Raju Sanaboyina, Vijaya Bhushanam Meesala, Saraswathi AV

It’s a multicentre study in which 67 patients who underwent Osteo-synthesis for undisplaced fracture neck of femur in adult patients done by two different surgeons at different places had been followed up for a period of 6years. It’s a prospective study in which 46 males and 21 females were followed up for post-operative signs and symptoms of Avascular Necrosis of femoral head, Osteoarthritis of hip, Pain over the gluteal region. The Post-op Harris hip score was measured to quantify the results of follow-up. Eight Patients had complained of pain in the Greater Trochanteric area and had an average Harris hip score of 92 at 6year follow up.
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Appala Raju Sanaboyina, Vijaya Bhushanam Meesala, Saraswathi AV. Fate of Undisplaced fracture neck of femur-managed by osteosynthesis using multiple cannulated cancellous screws (A 6 yr multicentre follow-up). International Journal of Orthopaedics Research, Volume 2, Issue 4, 2020, Pages 28-30
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