Date of Award


Document Type

Open Access Thesis

Degree Name

Medical Doctor (MD)

First Advisor

Dr. Ned M. Shutkin


[From the Summary] a) A description and evaluation of modern techniques in the treatment of fractures of the hip has been presented. The literature has been reviewed in part. b) An analysis of 160 fractures of the hip, 75 cervical and 85 trochanteric, treated at the New Haven Hospital from 1946-1951 inclusive has been presented. c) A discussion of the observed statistics and results has been presented.