dynamic hip screw


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dynamic hip screw

Orthopedics Orthopedic hardware designed to resist angular deformation, while permitting early fracture impaction, with shortening along the lag screw's axis; the DHS is designed to treat intertrochanteric fractures, but may be used for subtrochanteric fractures; it has a side plate attached to the distal femur with several cortical screws
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Wu CC, Shih CH, Chen WJ, Tai CL: Treatment of cutout of a lag screw of a dynamic hip screw in an intetrochanteric fracture.
The present generation of compression dynamic hip screws (DHS) have sufficient strength and fatigue life that they can be used in STFs.
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