Case Report: PDF OnlyMajeed Said Abdul; Leithy, MohammadJournal of Orthopaedic Trauma: 1988 - p 33-35 Buy Abstract Ipsilateral trochanteric and femoral shaft fractures are rare. A 72-year-old man with such fractures was successfully treated with staples and a Kuntscher nail. The technique was simple and the mechanical stabilization secure. This method is suggested for stable ipsilateral trochanteric and femoral shaft fractures. © Lippincott-Raven Publishers.