Technical complications of the Bernese periacetabular osteotomy.

  title={Technical complications of the Bernese periacetabular osteotomy.},
  author={J G Hussell and Jose A Rodriguez and Reinhold Ganz},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
Periacetabular osteotomy provides technical challenges in surgical exposure and reorientation of the acetabular fragment. There is evidence to indicate that the procedure is effective, but there is a recognized learning curve with respect to its performance. This analysis includes a retrospective review of the technical complications encountered in more than 500 cases. These problems were analyzed and then related to the stages of the procedure in which they occurred (surgical approach… CONTINUE READING