Cephalomedullary Reconstruction

Standard Versus Cephalomedullary Reconstruction Proximal Locking Screws for Antegrade Intramedullary Nailing of Femoral Shaft Fractures

November 22, 2017

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: Krol, David; Harriott, Paula

    Trial Phone: 321.843.5390 ; 321.841.3867

  • IRB No: 17.101.08

    Principal Investigator: Joshua Robert Langford, MD

    Sub Investigators: Koval, Kenneth MD; Munro, Mark MD; Cannady, Darryl MD; Haidukewych, George MD

    Age Group: Adult

    Secondary Protocol No: 08/30/2017

  • Objective

    The objective of this study is to compare implant-related complications and reoperations after standard versus cephalomedullary proximal locking screw fixation of antegrade intramedullary nailing of femoral shaft fractures.

  • Key Eligibility

    Patients with femoral shaft fractures treated with antegrade intramedullary nailing at ORMC from January 1st, 2005 to January 1st, 2015.