Do clinical outcomes correlate with bone density after open reduction and internal fixation of tibial plateau fractures Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Femoracetabular Impingement
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Joint
  • Orthopedic Procedures

abstract

  • Inferior bone mineral density alone does not appear to affect clinical outcomes 1 year postoperatively when bone grafting is used to restore osseous voids. Poor bone quality should not be used as an indication for non-operative management of tibial plateau fractures.

publication date

  • April 8, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00402-017-2679-x

PubMed ID

  • 28391428

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 755

end page

  • 760