An easy method for the diagnosis of acetabular fractures.

  title={An easy method for the diagnosis of acetabular fractures.},
  author={Ignacio R. Proubasta and Alberto L Lluch and F I Celaya and A H Palacio},
  journal={Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute},
  volume={46 2},
An accurate diagnosis of acetabular fractures requires both an anteroposterior radiograph, and two oblique views which are usually obtained by rolling the patient 45 degrees first toward one side and then toward the other. To avoid the discomfort this can cause the patient, we have devised a method that uses standard x-ray equipment but keeps the patient… CONTINUE READING