Modified Knowles toggle pin technique with nylon monofilament suture material for treatment of two caudoventral hip luxation cases.

@article{etinkaya2010ModifiedKT,
  title={Modified Knowles toggle pin technique with nylon monofilament suture material for treatment of two caudoventral hip luxation cases.},
  author={Mehmet Alper Çetinkaya and B. Orkan Olcay},
  journal={Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={114-8}
}
The coxofemoral joint is the most commonly luxated joint in dogs and cats. Coxofemoral luxations are generally craniodorsal; caudoventral coxofemoral luxations are relatively rare occurrences and may be accompanied by fracture of the greater trochanter. The aim of our study was to report the results of a modified Knowles toggle pin application in two caudoventral hip luxations for which closed reduction had not been achieved. Medical records of dogs and cats, which had been presented at our… CONTINUE READING