[The "Muffplastik"--a Fasciocutaneous Reconstruction Technique in a Case of Extensive Soft Tissue Defect of the Distal Forearm--Historical Technique or Salvage Procedure?].

@article{Wimmer2016TheF,
  title={[The "Muffplastik"--a Fasciocutaneous Reconstruction Technique in a Case of Extensive Soft Tissue Defect of the Distal Forearm--Historical Technique or Salvage Procedure?].},
  author={Matthias D. Wimmer and H M Philipps and M. Windemuth and Christof Burger and Martin Christian M{\"u}ller},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und Unfallchirurgie},
  year={2016},
  volume={154 1},
  pages={77-9}
}
We present a case of a distant pedicled flap to reconstruct a defect at the distal upper extremity. We used this flap as a salvage procedure to treat a patient in the intensive care unit who was in a reduced general condition with numerous comorbidities that made regional or free microvascular flaps hazardous.