Orthopaedics – MCQ 35 – Subtrochanteric fractures of femur

Subtrochanteric fractures of femur can be treated by all of the following methods except:
A. Skeletal traction on Thomas splint
B. Smith Patersen Nail
C. Condylar blade plate
D. Ender’s nail

Correct answer : B. Smith Patersen Nail

Smith Patersen Nail was previously used for internal fixation of fracture neck of femur.

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