Factors associated with avascular necrosis of the femoral head and nonunion in patients younger than 65 years with displaced femoral neck fractures treated with reduction and internal fixation

Introduction: Few studies have evaluated treatment of displaced femoral neck fractures in patients younger than 65 years, and risk factors for AVN or nonunion have not been clearly delineated within this age range. Method: To determine factors associated with avascular necrosis of the femoral head (...

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Autores Principales: Schweitzer, Daniel, Melero, Patricio, Zylberberg, Alejandro, Salabarrieta, Julian, Urrutia, Julio
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: 2013
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/24021
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00590-011-0936-1