Tibial plateau leveling and medial opening crescentic osteotomy for treatment of cranial cruciate ligament rupture in dogs with tibia vara.

@article{Fitzpatrick2010TibialPL,
  title={Tibial plateau leveling and medial opening crescentic osteotomy for treatment of cranial cruciate ligament rupture in dogs with tibia vara.},
  author={Noel Fitzpatrick and Jacqueline Johnson and Kei Hayashi and Sarah Girling and Russell Yeadon},
  journal={Veterinary surgery : VS},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={444-53}
}
OBJECTIVE To report clinical application of a tibial plateau leveling and medial opening crescentic osteotomy (TPLMOCO) by a single blade cut to ameliorate lameness in dogs with cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) rupture (CCLR) and concurrent tibia vara. STUDY DESIGN Case series. ANIMALS Bullmastiff-type dogs (n=4; 5 stifles). METHODS Dogs were evaluated clinically and radiographically and records retrospectively reviewed. Pins were driven through both cortices of the proximal and distal… CONTINUE READING

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 39 references

Limb alignment

  • B Slocum, TD Slocum
  • Online resource. Available at http://www…
  • 2010
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Lateral compartment syndrome in the canine stifle – Case report

  • SW Petersen
  • Proceedings of the 34th Veterinary Orthopedic…
  • 2007
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…