Percutaneous iliosacral screw fixation of unstable pelvic injuries by conventional fluoroscopy.

@article{Gnsslen2006PercutaneousIS,
  title={Percutaneous iliosacral screw fixation of unstable pelvic injuries by conventional fluoroscopy.},
  author={Axel G{\"a}nsslen and Tobias H{\"u}fner and Christian Krettek},
  journal={Operative Orthopadie und Traumatologie},
  year={2006},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={
          225-44
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Closed reduction and retention of translatory unstable pelvic injuries (type C injuries), in order to restore the form and function of the posterior pelvis by percutaneous iliosacral screw osteosynthesis, using conventional fluoroscopy. INDICATIONS Definitive treatment of the posterior pelvis in type C injuries (AO classification) with complete sacral fracture, sacroiliac joint (SI joint) dislocation, transiliac or transsacral dislocation fracture of the SI joint with insignificant… CONTINUE READING

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