Acetabular anatomy and the relationship with pelvic vascular structures Implications in hip surgery


Most direct vascular trauma occurring during hip surgery results from injury to pelvic vascular structures which are not visible during the procedures of reaming, drilling holes or the fixation of screws. In this study, 5 pelves of fresh cadavers were injected with a radiopaque mixture and were visualised with a scanner according to 5 predetermined sections… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00276-997-0085-8

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