[Principles and peculiarities of the therapy of knee joint fractures (author's transl)].

@article{Wondrak1977PrinciplesAP,
  title={[Principles and peculiarities of the therapy of knee joint fractures (author's transl)].},
  author={Ewald Wondrak},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Chirurgie},
  year={1977},
  volume={102 15},
  pages={915-8}
}
Some unfavourable and favourable peculiarities and principles have to be recognized in the therapy of intraarticular knee joint fractures. Apart from the self-evident necessity of an exact reconstruction of joint faces (more often than before conditioning the indication for arthrotomy) timely mobility can be reached by only adapting osteosynthesis, as in this region there is virtually no pseudoarthrosis. A defect in the articular face of the tibia can be replaced by a part of the patella. A… CONTINUE READING