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Classification of Winquist and Hansen for Comminuted Fractures of the Femoral Shaft

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Winquist and Hansen developed a classification of femoral shaft fractures based on the extent of comminution. The classification is helpful in determining the best treatment for a specific injury and the risk for complications.

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