Open Tibial Shaft Fractures

Semi-Elective Treatment of Open Tibial Shaft Fractures with Intramedullary Nail Fixation and Primary Wound Closure, Is it Safe

November 22, 2017

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: Harriott, Paula

    Trial Phone: 321.841.3867

  • IRB No: 13.006.01

    Principal Investigator: Kenneth J Koval, MD

    Age Group: Adult

    Secondary Protocol No: IM il

    Treatment: Surgery

    Applicable Disease Sites: Open Tibial Fx

    Therapies Involved: Observational study

  • Objective

    To determine the rates of infection and non-union following operative intervention.

  • Key Eligibility

    Trauma patients with open fractures to the lower extremity.