Changes in Limb Length, Mechanical Axis, and Hip Offset Following Intramedullary Nailing of Intertrochanteric Femur Fractures.
Clinical Trial Information
Trial Contact: Harriott, Paula
Trial Phone: 321.841.3867
IRB No: 14.024.02
Protocol Abbrev: Limb Length IM Nail
Principal Investigator: Joshua Robert Langford, MD
Sub Investigators: Langford, Joshua MD
Age Group: Adult
Secondary Protocol No: Changes in Limb length IM Nail
Treatment: Observational study
Applicable Disease Sites: Femur
Therapies Involved: Surgery
To determine the efficacy of intramedullary nailing on intertrochanteric hip fractures, in maintaining appropriate leg lengths, mechanical axis, and hip offset based on radiographs.
Adult patients with an intertrochanteric hip fracture.