Blind zone determination of the femoral head.


An easily learned and applied method of accurately determining the blind zone of the femoral head is presented. This method is based on a geometric analysis of individual pins relative to the subchondral plate as apparent on mutually perpendicular roentgenograms. This method can be used with fluoroscopy or plain radiographs for intraoperative or… (More)


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@article{Orr1989BlindZD, title={Blind zone determination of the femoral head.}, author={Tamara Orr and B. Bollinger and William B Strecker}, journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics}, year={1989}, volume={9 4}, pages={417-21} }