Journal of Orthopaedic Diseases and Traumatology

SYMPOSIUM: FRACTURE NECK OF FEMUR
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 15--20

Delayed diagnosed femoral neck fractures


Bikram K Kar, Alok C Agrawal, Sandeep K Yadav, Harshal Sakale, Bikas Sahoo 
 Department of Orthopaedics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Sandeep K Yadav
Department of Orthopaedics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Raipur, Chhattisgarh
India

Treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures includes internal fixation with/without graft supplementation or internal fixation plus osteotomy or arthroplasty. The literature contains conflicting evidence regarding rates of mortality, revision surgery, major postoperative complications, and function in patients with displaced femoral neck fractures who present delayed, treated either by internal fixation or arthroplasty. The purpose of our study was to summarize the management protocol of fracture of neck of femur when they present at different duration and at different stage.


How to cite this article:
Kar BK, Agrawal AC, Yadav SK, Sakale H, Sahoo B. Delayed diagnosed femoral neck fractures.J Orthop Dis Traumatol 2018;1:15-20


How to cite this URL:
Kar BK, Agrawal AC, Yadav SK, Sakale H, Sahoo B. Delayed diagnosed femoral neck fractures. J Orthop Dis Traumatol [serial online] 2018 [cited 2022 Jan 24 ];1:15-20
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