Modified triangular posterior osteosynthesis of unstable sacrum fracture

  title={Modified triangular posterior osteosynthesis of unstable sacrum fracture},
  author={Elyashid Mouhsine and Michael Wettstein and Constantin Schizas and Olivier Borens and C. H. Blanc and P P Leyvraz and Nicolas Theumann and Raffaele Garofalo},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
We report preliminary results for unstable sacral fractures treated with a modified posterior triangular osteosynthesis. Seven patients were admitted to our trauma center with an unstable sacral fracture. The average age was 31 years (22–41). There were four vertical shear lesions of the pelvis and three transverse fracture of the upper sacrum. The vertical shear injuries were initially treated with an anterior external fixator inserted at the time of admission. Definitive surgery was performed… CONTINUE READING
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