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Disease or Condition   Orthopedics / Fracture Repair
Title   Proximal Locking Plates in the Treatment of Proximal Femur Fractures and Nonunion (Orthopedics / Fracture Repair)
Description   The purpose of this study is to review clinical reports from multiple centers that have used PFLCPs (Proximal Femoral Locking Compression Plates) in an attempt to elicit reasons for the failures so that these pitfalls can be avoided in the future.
IRB Number   Pro2812
Inclusion/Notes   INCLUSION:
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 99 years.

  • Subject required treatment with Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code:
    i. 27235-Percutaneous skeletal fixation of femoral fracture proximal end neck.
    ii. 27236- Open treatment femoral fracture proximal end neck with internal fixation or prosthetic.
    iii. 27244-Treatment of intertrochanteric, peritrochanteric, or subtrochanteric femoral fracture; with plate/screw type implant, with or without cerclage.
    iv. 27170- Bone graph, femoral head, neck, intertrochanteric or subtrochanteric area (includes obtaining bone graft).

  • Required treatment from 1/1/06 to 12/31/10.

EXCLUSION:
  • Less than 18 years old or greater than 65 years old.

  • Subject did not require treatment with Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code:
    i. 27235-Percutaneous skeletal fixation of femoral fracture proximal end neck.
    ii. 27236- Open treatment femoral fracture proximal end neck with internal fixation or prosthetic.
    iii. 27244-Treatment of intertrochanteric, peritrochanteric, or subtrochanteric femoral fracture; with plate/screw type implant, with or without cerclage.
    iv. 27170- Bone graph, femoral head, neck, intertrochanteric or subtrochanteric area (includes obtaining bone graft).

  • Did not require treatment from 1/1/06 to 12/31/10.
Status   Active - not Recruiting
Location   Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth
Principal Name    Cory Alan Collinge MD
Contact Name   Tara Weaver
Phone   (817) 820-4307

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