Treatment of open fractures with a computer-assisted external fixator system without the use of fluoroscopy


Kara A., Celik H., ŞEKER A., Karakoyun O., Armagan R., Kuyucu E., ...More

JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY AND RESEARCH, vol.11, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s13018-016-0379-9
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY AND RESEARCH

Abstract

Background: Developed for the treatment of deformity correction, computer-assisted circular external fixators in recent years have also been used for fracture fixation. In this study, we aimed to present the efficacy of computer-assisted circular external fixator use in open long bone fractures with our new technique.