Hip
1. Intrapelvic Protrusion of a Broken Guide Wire Fragment during Fixation of a Femoral Neck Fracture

Uttam Chand Saini; Nirmal Raj Gopinathan; Sameer Aggarwal; Ramesh Sen

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 155-156

Abstract
  Breakage of DHS guide wire during surgery and its migration into the pelvis through the hip joint is a rare complication and its removal can be very challenging for the surgeon. We share our experience of a similar case wherein we used an ‘iliofemoral’ approach to successfully remove the ...  Read More

2. How to Treat the Complex Unstable Intertrochanteric Fractures in Elderly Patients? DHS or Arthroplasty

Ebrahim Hasankhani; Farzad Omidi-Kashani; Hossein Hajitaghi; Golnaz Hasankhani

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 174-179

Abstract
  Background:  Due to difficulty in obtaining anatomical reduction, management of the unstable intertrochanteric fractures in elderly osteoporotic patients is challenging. The purpose of this study is to compare the results of hip arthroplasty (total, hemi, or bipolar) with DHS in the elderly ...  Read More

3. Comparison of Intertrochanteric Fracture Fixation with Dynamic Hip Screw and Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty Techniques

Mohammad Emami; Ali Reza Manafi; Behroz Hashemi; Ali Nemati; Saeed Safari

Volume 1, Issue 1 , September 2013, , Pages 14-17

Abstract
  Background: At present, there is no consensus on an appropriate treatment modality for intertrochanteric fractures in the elderly with background diseases. The aim of the present study was to compare treatment outcomes of intertrochanteric fractures reduced with dynamic hip screws (DHS) and bipolar hemiarthroplasty ...  Read More