Comparison of five percutaneous pinning methods for unstable extra-articular distal radius fractures: A mechanical study using sawbones


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MURATLI S. K., UZUN B., Celik S.

JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY, vol.32, no.1, pp.51-58, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/ehc.2021.75817
  • Journal Name: JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.51-58
  • Keywords: Biomechanics, distal radius, fracture, percutaneous pinning, sawbones, three-pin, two-pin, KIRSCHNER WIRE OSTEOSYNTHESIS, FIXATION, PLATE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to mechanically compare five different extra-focal bi-cortical pin configurations (using two and three pins) employed for fixation of a simulated unstable extra-articular distal radius fracture with dorsal comminution using a sawbone model.