Standard Versus Cephalomedullary Reconstruction Proximal Locking Screws for Antegrade Intramedullary Nailing of Femoral Shaft Fractures
Clinical Trial Information
Trial Contact: Krol, David; Harriott, Paula
IRB No: 17.101.08
Protocol Abbrev: Standard v Cephalom.
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
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.
Patients with femoral shaft fractures treated with antegrade intramedullary nailing at ORMC from January 1st, 2005 to January 1st, 2015.