Executive Editor: Chris Colton, Rick Buckley

Authors: Peter V Giannoudis, Hans Christoph Pape, Michael Sch├╝tz

Femur shaft - Simple, transverse, proximal 1/3 fractures - Temporary external fixation

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Locations for pin placement

The safest anatomical zones for pin insertion are the anterolateral and direct lateral regions of the femur.


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