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How can you fix a broken femur?
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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Intramedullary Nail
The standard surgical intervention for an adult femur fracture is an intramedullary (im) nail.

In brief: Intramedullary Nail
The standard surgical intervention for an adult femur fracture is an intramedullary (im) nail.
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
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Dr. Joel McClurg
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Plates or rods
A broken femur is usually repaired with screws, plates, or rods depending on where the bone is broke and surgeon preference.

In brief: Plates or rods
A broken femur is usually repaired with screws, plates, or rods depending on where the bone is broke and surgeon preference.
Dr. Joel McClurg
Dr. Joel McClurg
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