Functional and radiological evaluations of high-energy tibial plateau fractures treated with double-buttress plate fixation

@inproceedings{Yu2009FunctionalAR,
  title={Functional and radiological evaluations of high-energy tibial plateau fractures treated with double-buttress plate fixation},
  author={Zhe Yu and Lianhe Zheng and Yun Zhang and Ji-peng Li and Bao-an Ma},
  booktitle={European journal of medical research},
  year={2009}
}
OBJECTIVE This study was designed to evaluate the functional and radiological outcomes of patients with complex tibial plateau fractures treated with double-buttress plate fixation. METHODS Sixty five cases of complex (Schatzker type V and VI) tibial plateau fractures were treated with double-buttress plate fixation in our centre from September 2001 to September 2006 through two separate plate incisions. Fifty four patients were followed up for a period ranging from 12 to 48 months and… CONTINUE READING