TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2012, Cilt 11, Sayı, 2     (Sayfalar: 167-171)

Reduction and fixation through Kocher-Langenbeck approach

Hakan Kınık 1

1 Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dalı, Ankara

DOI: 10.5606/totbid.dergisi.2012.21
Görüntüleme: 277
İndirme : 260

In this article, reduction and fixation through Kocher- Langenbeck approach, which is the most commonly used incision in the treatment of acetabular fractures in daily practice, injury site to be examined and vital structures to be avoided, as well as the merits and demerits of prone and lateral decubitus position during surgery and reduction maneuvers and fixation techniques were discussed.

Anahtar Kelimeler : Asetabular fracture; fracture fixation; Kocher Langenbeck; posterior approach