Vascularized bone graft pedicled on the volar carpal artery from the volar distal radius as primary procedure for scaphoid non-union.

@article{Gras2011VascularizedBG,
  title={Vascularized bone graft pedicled on the volar carpal artery from the volar distal radius as primary procedure for scaphoid non-union.},
  author={Mathilde Gras and Christophe L Mathoulin},
  journal={Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR},
  year={2011},
  volume={97 8},
  pages={800-6}
}
INTRODUCTION The treatment of scaphoid non-union with non-vascularized bone graft leads to non-union in 10 to 20% of cases and up to 50% in case of proximal pole necrosis. Vascularized bone graft improves consolidation rates, but is generally restricted to secondary scaphoid non-union. HYPOTHESIS This study assessed the value of a primary vascularized bone graft pedicled on the transverse volar carpal artery from the volar aspect of the distal radius as donor site. PATIENTS AND METHODS This… CONTINUE READING
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