A prospective trial comparing the Holland nail with the dynamic hip screw
in the treatment of intertrochanteric fractures of the hip.
Singh, "Valgus osteotomy and repositioning and fixation with a dynamic hip screw
and a 135[degrees]single-angled barrel plate for un-united and neglected femoral neck fractures," Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, vol.
Performance of modified anatomic plates is comparable to proximal femoral nail, dynamic hip screw
and anatomic plates: finite element and biomechanical testing.
Prospective randomized controlled trial of an intramedullary nail versus dynamic hip screw
and plate for pertrochanteric fractures of the femur.
Athanasiou, "The percutaneous compression plate versus the dynamic hip screw
: a meta-analysis," Acta Orthopaedica Belgica, vol.
[1,2,10] Various implants are available for fixation of unstable fractures and in a typical setting the choice rests on choosing from dynamic hip screw
or proximal femoral nail.
In a prospective randomized controlled trial comparing cannulated screws versus dynamic hip screw
, Watson et al.
[7,22] Previous studies recommended treating basicervical fractures as intertrochanteric fractures with the dynamic hip screw
Several clinical and biomechanical studies have analyzed the results of different implants such as the dynamic hip screw
(Synthes, USA), the gamma nail (Stryker, Germany), and the proximal femoral nail (Synthes, USA).
Of 13 patients, all of them showed the failure of dynamic hip screw
(DHS) internal fixation.
All sample models were divided into two groups and fixed by one of the two implant systems: dynamic hip screw
blade system (DHS blade) (by Synthes, Inc., Oberdorf, Switzerland) or conventional dynamic hip screw
These fractures were fixed with DHS (Dynamic Hip Screw
) and a derotation screw, after reduction.