"Horizontal butterfly" technique in repair of radial meniscus tears: A biomechanical study


AŞCI M., BALTA O., Kurnaz R., EREN M. B. , Kuyucu Y. E. , Gunes T.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, cilt.52, ss.392-396, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 52 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.aott.2018.07.002
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.392-396

Özet

Introduction: Radial meniscus tears are seen in young patients, especially with anterior cruciate ligament ruptures. Repair of complete radial meniscus tear is necessary for the meniscus functions. The most important factor for success of the meniscus repair is primary stability, but it is still unknown which technique is ideal repair technique.