Surgical management of posterior hip dislocations associated with posterior wall acetabular fracture: a study with a minimum follow-up of 15 years.

@article{Mitsionis2012SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of posterior hip dislocations associated with posterior wall acetabular fracture: a study with a minimum follow-up of 15 years.},
  author={Gregorios I Mitsionis and Marios G. Lykissas and Eustathios Motsis and Diamantis Mitsiou and Ioannis Gkiatas and Theodoros A. Xenakis and Alexandros E. Beris},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic trauma},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={460-5}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the long-term outcome after surgical management of posterior hip dislocations associated with posterior wall acetabular fracture and to depict prognostic factors that may affect surgical results. DESIGN Retrospective review. SETTING Level I trauma center. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between 1983 and 1991, 19 patients with traumatic posterior hip dislocation associated with posterior wall fracture of the acetabulum were retrospectively reviewed. The clinical criteria… CONTINUE READING