What is the frequency of nerve injuries associated with acetabular fractures?

@article{Lehmann2014WhatIT,
  title={What is the frequency of nerve injuries associated with acetabular fractures?},
  author={Wolfgang Lehmann and Michael Hoffmann and Florian Fensky and Jakob V. N{\"u}chtern and Lars Gerhard Grossterlinden and Emin Aghayev and Helmar Christoph Lehmann and Fabian Stuby and Johannes R{\"u}ger},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={2014},
  volume={472 11},
  pages={3395-403}
}
BACKGROUND Acetabular fractures and surgical interventions used to treat them can result in nerve injuries. To date, only small case studies have tried to explore the frequency of nerve injuries and their association with patient and treatment characteristics. High-quality data on the risk of traumatic and iatrogenic nerve lesions and their epidemiology in relation to different fracture types and surgical approaches are lacking. QUESTIONS/PURPOSES The purpose of this study was to determine (1… CONTINUE READING
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