Operative treatment of bicondylar intraarticular fractures of the distal humerus.

@article{Sanders1992OperativeTO,
  title={Operative treatment of bicondylar intraarticular fractures of the distal humerus.},
  author={Ruth A. Sanders and Ellen Marie Raney and S Pipkin},
  journal={Orthopedics},
  year={1992},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={159-63}
}
Orthopedists' lack of consensus on treatment regimens for bicondylar fractures of the distal humerus warrants further review of this uncommon fracture. We present a series of 17 bicondylar fractures of the distal humerus that had a minimum follow up of 2 years. Of these fractures, the 13 that were treated exclusively with internal fixation had 92% excellent or good results. The operative technique we describe is modified from the technique recommended by the AO group. We have found it helpful… CONTINUE READING

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