Tricortical cervical inter-body screw fixation.

  • Atul Goel
  • Published 1997 in Journal of postgraduate medicine


A new tricortical method of screw implantation for anterior cervical interbody plate fixation is described. The screws are placed obliquely such that they engage the anterior cortex of the body and traverse through the cortices adjoining the disc space. By this method the screws not only hold the plate firmly with a tricortical purchase, but by virtue of… (More)


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@article{Goel1997TricorticalCI, title={Tricortical cervical inter-body screw fixation.}, author={Atul Goel}, journal={Journal of postgraduate medicine}, year={1997}, volume={43 1}, pages={4-7} }