PMID: 591043Nov 1, 1977

Multiple intramedullary nailing of pertrochanteric fractures with elastic nails: operative procedure and results

J Poigenfürst, P Schnabl


Two hundred and sixty-six pertrochanteric fractures were operated on using intramedullary fixation according to the method of Ender and Simon-Weidner. Evaluation of both early and late results prove it to be a method with a low complication rate and a high incidence of functional recovery.


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