Extra-articular, Intraepiphyseal Drilling for Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee.

Abstract

Symptomatic osteochondritis dissecans lesions of the knee frequently occur in skeletally immature patients. When conservative treatment fails, retro-articular drilling, also known as intraepiphyseal extra-articular drilling, becomes a viable treatment option. The purpose of this article is to describe our surgical technique and postoperative management of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.eats.2013.02.012

Topics

Statistics

0204060201520162017
Citations per Year

Citation Velocity: 6

Averaging 6 citations per year over the last 3 years.

Learn more about how we calculate this metric in our FAQ.

Cite this paper

@article{Pennock2013ExtraarticularID, title={Extra-articular, Intraepiphyseal Drilling for Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee.}, author={Andrew T. Pennock and James D. Bomar and Henry G. Chambers}, journal={Arthroscopy techniques}, year={2013}, volume={2 3}, pages={e231-5} }