- Intramedullary nail
Surgery is recommended for patients with multiple lower extremity fractures. Intramedullary nail fixation is recommended for segmental fractures and patients with a high BMI.
- Plate and screw fixation
Surgery is recommended in patients with multiple lower extremity fractures. However, intramedullary nail fixation is indicated for segmental fractures.
- External fixation
Intramedullary nail fixation is indicated for segmental humeral fractures.
- Functional bracing
The patient has a high BMI and a segmental fracture. This patient is best treated with surgery, and an intramedullary nail is the best option.