Functional outcomes of Denis zone III sacral fractures treated nonoperatively.

@article{Siebler2010FunctionalOO,
  title={Functional outcomes of Denis zone III sacral fractures treated nonoperatively.},
  author={Justin C Siebler and Brian P Hasley and Matthew A. Mormino},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic trauma},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 5},
  pages={
          297-302
        }
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study is to report the outcomes of nonoperative treatment in patients with Denis Zone III sacral fractures at a minimum of 2 years follow up. DESIGN Retrospective review of prospectively collected data of a consecutive series of patients. SETTING Level I trauma center. PATIENTS A consecutive series of 15 patients (15-47 years old) with Denis Zone III sacral fractures treated nonoperatively from 1997 to 2002 was studied. Eleven patients were available for… CONTINUE READING

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