Modified extended trochanteric osteotomy with preservation of posterior structures.

Abstract

The purpose of the study was to describe the technique and the clinical results of the modified extended trochanteric osteotomy (ETO) with a lateral approach to the hip. This osteotomy differs from those previously described, as it preserves the posterior part of the greater trochanter and its attached external rotators, the aim of this modification being… (More)

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@article{Lakstein2010ModifiedET, title={Modified extended trochanteric osteotomy with preservation of posterior structures.}, author={Dror Lakstein and Yona Kosashvili and David Backstein and Oleg Safir and Allan Gross}, journal={Hip international : the journal of clinical and experimental research on hip pathology and therapy}, year={2010}, volume={20 1}, pages={102-8} }