Image-guided navigation in orthopaedic trauma.

  title={Image-guided navigation in orthopaedic trauma.},
  author={Kwok Sui KS Leung and Ning Tang and Leo Wang-Kit Cheung and E Ng},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  volume={92 10},
Fluoronavigation is an image-guided technology which uses intra-operative fluoroscopic images taken under a real-time tracking system and registration to guide surgical procedures. With the skeleton and the instrument registered, guidance under an optical tracking system is possible, allowing fixation of the fracture and insertion of an implant. This technology helps to minimise exposure to x-rays, providing multiplanar views for monitoring and accurate positioning of implants. It allows real… CONTINUE READING

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