Comminuted olecranon fractures: biomechanical testing of locked versus minifragment non-locked plate fixation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Ankle Fractures
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Joint Dislocations
  • Pain Measurement
  • Quality of Life

abstract

  • 2.7 mm plating is an alternative to 3.5 mm locked plating with decreased plate prominence without significantly sacrificing displacement and rotational control. This is beneficial in fracture patterns where the traditional dorsal plating does not offer optimal screw trajectory.

publication date

  • June 20, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00402-017-2735-6

PubMed ID

  • 28634743

Additional Document Info

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end page

  • 7