Direct intraosseous pressure monitoring of the femoral head during surgery for slipped capital femoral epiphysis.

@article{Rubin2008DirectIP,
  title={Direct intraosseous pressure monitoring of the femoral head during surgery for slipped capital femoral epiphysis.},
  author={Lee Eric Rubin and Nicholas J. Galante and Brian G. Smith and Peter A Deluca},
  journal={Orthopedics},
  year={2008},
  volume={31 7},
  pages={663-6}
}
Preventing avascular necrosis following surgical management of pediatric slipped capital femoral epiphysis is a critical goal. The direct intraosseous pressure monitor is a readily available and affordable technique that can easily be used by surgeons around the world.