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Osteotomy, compression and other modifications of surgical techniques for internal fixation of extracapsular hip fractures

  1. Martyn J Parker1,*,
  2. Helen HG Handoll2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Bone, Joint and Muscle Trauma Group

Published Online: 15 APR 2009

Assessed as up-to-date: 29 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000522.pub2


How to Cite

Parker MJ, Handoll HHG. Osteotomy, compression and other modifications of surgical techniques for internal fixation of extracapsular hip fractures. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD000522. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000522.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Orthopaedic Department, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, UK

  2. 2

    University of Teesside, Centre for Rehabilitation Sciences (CRS), Research Institute for Health Sciences and Social Care, Middlesborough, Tees Valley, UK

*Martyn J Parker, Orthopaedic Department, Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Peterborough District Hospital, Thorpe Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE3 6DA, UK. martyn.parker@pbh-tr.nhs.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 15 APR 2009

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References

References to studies included in this review

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  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
Calder 1995 {published data only}
Clark 1990 {published data only}
Desjardins 1993 {published data only}
  • Desjardins AL, Roy A, Paiement C, Newman N, Pedlow F, Desloges D, Turcotte R. Unstable intertrochanteric fractures: A prospective randomized study comparing anatomic reduction and medial osteotomy. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 1992;74 Suppl 3:281-2.
  • Desjardins AL, Roy A, Paiement G, Newman N, Pedlow F, Desloges D, Turcotte RE. Unstable intertrochanteric fracture of the femur: a prospective randomised study comparing anatomical reduction and medial displacement osteotomy. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 1993;75:445-7. [MEDLINE: 1993266635]
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  • Pedlow F, Desjardins AL, Roy A, Paiement G. [Instable intertrochanteric fractures: a prospective study comparing anatomic reduction and osteotomy of medialisation]. Annales de Chirurgie 1991;45(9):849.
Gargan 1994 {published data only}
Hubbard 1980 {published data only}
  • Hubbard MJS, Burke FD, Bracey DJ, Houghton GR. A prospective controlled trial of valgus osteotomy in the fixation of unstable pertrochanteric fractures of the femur [Abstract]. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 1978;60:144.
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Kumar 1996 {published data only}
  • Kumar MM, Sudhakar GM, Shar DD, Pathak RH. A study of the role of osteotomy in unstable intertrochanteric fractures. Journal of Postgraduate Medicine 1996;42(1):4-6.
Mattsson 2004 {published data only}
  • Mattsson P, Larsson S. Unstable trochanteric fractures augmented with calcium phosphate cement. A prospective randomized study using radiostereometry to measure fracture stability. Scandinavian Journal of Surgery 2004;93(3):223-8. [MEDLINE: 15544079]
Mattsson 2005 {published data only}
  • Mattsson P, Alberts A, Dahlberg G, Sohlman M, Hyldahl HC, Larsson S. Resorbable cement for the augmentation of internally-fixed unstable trochanteric fractures. A prospective, randomised multicentre study. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 2005;87(9):1203-9. [MEDLINE: 16129742]
Moroni 2004 {published and unpublished data}
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  • Moroni A, Faldini C, Pegreffi F, Giannini S. HA-coated screws decrease the incidence of fixation failure in osteoporotic trochanteric fractures. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2004;(425):87-92. [MEDLINE: 15292792]
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Roder 1995 {published data only}
  • Roder W, Isemer F-E, Weigel TF, Zimmermann F, Peifer A. Bone marrow introvasion during operative pertrochanteric femur fracture care - Gamma nail versus DHS [Markeinschwemmung bei operativer Versorgung pertrochantarer Femurfrakturen. Vergleich Gammanagel gegen DHS]. Aktuelle Traumatologie 1995;25:67-71. [MEDLINE: 1995178296]
Sernbo 1994 {published data only}
  • Sernbo I, Johnell O, Gardsell A. A prospective randomized trial in trochanteric hip fractures treated with compression hip screw with and without locking and compression of the lag screw [Abstract]. Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica - Supplementum 1990;237:55.
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References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
Acharya 2003 {published data only}
  • Acharya MR, Eastwood G, Bing A, Harper WH. Fixation of hip fractures with a sliding hip screw: a randomised controlled trial comparing fixation of the plate in the keyed and unkeyed position [abstract]. Injury-International Journal of the Care of the Injured 2003;34:629.
  • Acharya MR, Eastwood G, Bing A, Harper WH. Fixation of hip fractures with a sliding hip screw: a randomised controlled trial comparing fixation of the plate in the keyed and unkeyed position [abstract]. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 2004;86(Suppl 1):78.
  • Acharya MR, Eastwood G, Bing A, Harper WH. Fixation of hip fractures with a sliding hip screw: a randomised controlled trial comparing fixation of the plate in the keyed and unkeyed position [abstract]. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 2004;86(Suppl 3):377.
Alobaid 2004 {published data only}
  • Alobaid A, Harvey EJ, Elder GM, Lander P, Guy P, Reindl R. Minimally invasive dynamic hip screw: prospective randomized trial of two techniques of insertion of a standard dynamic fixation device. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 2004;18(4):207-12. [MEDLINE: 15087963]
Bong 1981 {published and unpublished data}
Moroni 2007 {published data only}
Papanikolaou 1999 {published data only}
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Additional references

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  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
Calder 1995a
Christie 1995
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Dimon 1967
Eriksson 1984
Evans 1949
  • Evans EM. The treatment of trochanteric fractures of the femur. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume 1949;31:190-203.
Handoll 2008
Higgins 2003
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Jenson 1980
Parker 1998
  • Parker MJ, Handoll HHG. Condylocephalic nails versus extramedullary implants for extracapsular hip fractures. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1998, Issue 4. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000338]
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Sarmiento 1970
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