Treatment of displaced pylon fractures with circular external fixators of Ilizarov.

@article{Aktulu1998TreatmentOD,
  title={Treatment of displaced pylon fractures with circular external fixators of Ilizarov.},
  author={Kemal Aktuğlu and Mehmet Hakan Ozsoy and Ugur Yensel},
  journal={Foot & ankle international},
  year={1998},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={208-16}
}
Twenty cases of pylon fractures were treated with IIizarov circular external fixators using the technique of ligamentotaxis. Fourteen men and six women, ranging in age from 20 to 59 years, with open or closed distal tibial fractures were included in this study. The fractures were classified according to the AO system and distributed as seven C1, eight C2… CONTINUE READING