Investigation of radioulnocarpal joint load distribution effects of radial shortening osteotomy for the treatment of Kienbock disease: a biomechanical study


Turan A. C., UZUN B., Unal M., UYULGAN B., ÜNVER B., Gunal I.

EKLEM HASTALIKLARI VE CERRAHISI-JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY, vol.21, no.2, pp.98-103, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: EKLEM HASTALIKLARI VE CERRAHISI-JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.98-103
  • Keywords: Biomechanics, Kienbock's disease, radial shortening osteotomy, radioulnocarpal joint loading, FORCE TRANSMISSION, WEDGE OSTEOTOMY, ULNAR VARIANCE, WRIST
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: We evaluated the effects of radial shortening osteotomy on the radiolunate joint load distribution.