Femur Fracture Fixation with Intramedullary Rod

Overview This surgical procedure stabilizes severe fractures of the femur by placing a metal rod into the center of the femur. Preparation The patient is positioned so that the side of the thigh is clearly visible to the physician, and the area is cleaned and sterilized. An IV is administered for general anesthesia. Accessing the … Continue reading Femur Fracture Fixation with Intramedullary Rod