The application of closed reduction internal fixation and iliac bone block grafting in the treatment of acute displaced femoral neck fractures.

TitleThe application of closed reduction internal fixation and iliac bone block grafting in the treatment of acute displaced femoral neck fractures.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi Z, Chen W, Su Y, Zhang Q, Hou Z, Pan J, Zhang Y
JournalPloS one
Volume8
Issue9
Paginatione75479
Date Published2013
Abstract

This study aimed to evaluate the preliminary clinical and radiographic outcomes of acute displaced femoral neck fracture treated by closed reduction and internal fixation (CRIF) with free iliac bone block grafting with comparison to a routine protocol of CRIF without bone grafting.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0075479
Alternate JournalPLoS ONE