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  • Intramedullary Nails Result in More Reoperations Than Sliding Hip Screws in Two-part Intertrochanteric Fractures 

    Matre, Kjell; Havelin, Leif Ivar; Gjertsen, Jan-Erik; Espehaug, Birgitte; Fevang, Jonas Meling (Springer, 2013-04-01)
    Background Sliding hip screws (SHSs) and intramedullary (IM) nails are well-documented implants for simple two-part intertrochanteric fractures; however, there is no consensus regarding which type of implant is ...
  • Surgical treatment of hip fractures in Norway. The Norwegian Hip Fracture Register 

    Gjertsen, Jan-Erik (The University of Bergen, 2009-04-17)
    Each year in Norway, approximately 9,000 patients are hospitalised and operated on due to hip fractures (femoral neck fractures, trochanteric fractures, and subtrochanteric fractures). There are several treatment methods ...
  • TRIGEN INTERTAN Intramedullary Nail Versus Sliding Hip Screw 

    Matre, Kjell; Vinje, Tarjei; Havelin, Leif Ivar; Gjertsen, Jan-Erik; Furnes, Ove; Espehaug, Birgitte; Kjellevold, Stein-Harald; Fevang, Jonas Meling (Journal of bone and joint surgery, 2013-02-06)
    Background: Both intramedullary nails and sliding hip screws are used with good results in the treatment of intertrochanteric and subtrochanteric fractures. The aim of our study was to assess whether use of the TRIGEN ...