05176681 is referenced by 144 patents and cites 17 patents.

An intramedullary intertrochanteric fracture fixation appliance comprising an intramedullary rod having an angulated opening to receive a femoral neck screw, said rod having a co-axial bore extending into said angulated opening, anti-rotation means located in said bore to selectively prevent rotation of said neck screw in the rod and the open end of said bore being provided with means to positively locate a removable fitting device on the proximal end of the rod and so that said anti-rotation means can be operated with the fitting device in position.

Title
Intramedullary intertrochanteric fracture fixation appliance and fitting device
Application Number
7/281730
Publication Number
5176681
Application Date
December 9, 1988
Publication Date
January 5, 1993
Inventor
Philip J Adcock
Great Wakering
GB
Stephen Taylor
Basildon
GB
Peter Lawes
Maidenhead
GB
Agent
Diller Ramik & Wight
Assignee
Howmedica International
IE
IPC
A61B 17/58
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