The use of spring plates in the internal fixation of acetabular fractures

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Abstract

The spring plate, a modified one third tubular plate, can be a viable and durable option for fixation of periarticular acetabular fractures. The use of the spring plate in acetabular fractures is demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)179-181
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Orthopaedic Trauma
Volume18
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2004

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Internal Fracture Fixation

Keywords

  • Acetabular fracture
  • Fixation technique
  • Posterior wall
  • Spring plate

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation

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The use of spring plates in the internal fixation of acetabular fractures. / Richter, Howard; Hutson, Jr., James; Zych, Gregory A.

In: Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, Vol. 18, No. 3, 01.03.2004, p. 179-181.

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