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Trial of Acute Femoral Fracture Fixation (TrAFFix): study protocol for a randomized controlled feasibility trial

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Background

Distal femur fractures are a source of considerable morbidity and best treatment is currently uncertain. The Trial of Acute Femoral Fracture Fixation (TrAFFix) is a randomised, parallel group feasibility study designed to inform the design of a later definite clinical trial comparing intramedullary nails and locking plates for the treatment of distal femur fractures.

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Patients aged 50 years and older with a femoral fracture within the dist...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13063-017-2265-0

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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Trials Journal website
Volume:
18
Pages:
538
Publication date:
2017-11-01
Acceptance date:
2017-10-21
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EISSN:
1745-6215
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742166
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2017-11-01

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