Biomechanical evaluation of different internal fixation methods for humerus shaft fractures with medial butterfly fragment


Turken M. A., Akdemir M., UZUN B., Ozkan M. H.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.47, no.3, pp.173-178, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3944/aott.2013.2701
  • Journal Name: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.173-178
  • Keywords: Antegrade intramedullary nailing, bridge plating, humerus shaft fracture, medial butterfly fragment, retrograde intramedullary nailing, DIAPHYSEAL FRACTURES, PLATE OSTEOSYNTHESIS, STABILITY, MIPO
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the biomechanical strength of three fixation methods in humerus shaft fractures with medial butterfly fragment.