Technical aspects of limited open reduction and percutaneous screw fixation of fractures of the acetabulum

Adam J. Starr, Drake S. Borer, Charles M. Reinert

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Abstract

This article describes a technique for closed or limited open reduction and percutaneous screw fixation of acetabular fractures, indications and rationale for surgery, as well as fluoroscopic imaging techniques and screw pathways. In addition, complications found with the technique are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)218-226
Number of pages9
JournalOperative Techniques in Orthopaedics
Volume11
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001

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Keywords

  • Acetabulum
  • Fractures
  • Percutaneous

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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