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Disease or Condition   Orthopedics / Fracture Repair
Title   Femoral Shaft Fractures (Orthopedics / Fracture Repair)
Description   A Retrospective Review to Evaluate Treatment and Outcomes of Proximal Locking Screws for the Antegrade Nailing of Femoral Shaft Fractures.
IRB Number   Pro293
Inclusion/Notes   INCLUSION:
  • All patients treated by the PI between 6/1/02 and 4/30/08 timeframe.

  • Between the ages of 18-99 years old.

  • Who experienced CPT code to be evaluated-27245-open treatment of femoral fracture with intermedullary implant, with or without interlocking screws and/or cerclage OR 27506- open treatment of femoral shaft fracture with or without external fixation, with insertion of intramedullart implant, with or without cerclage and/or locking screws.

  • There is one participation limitation for this protocol. It is based on age, because treatment recommendations for chicdren or for those over 99 may differ that that of the population being studied.
Status   Completed
Location   Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth
Principal Name    Cory Alan Collinge MD
Contact Name   Tara Weaver
Phone   (817) 820-4306

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