Table of Contents

2018 Month : April Volume : 4 Issue : 16 Page : 1940-1944

TREATMENT OF COMPLEX TIBIAL FRACTURES TYPES V AND VI OF SCHATZKER CLASSIFICATION BY DOUBLE PLATE FIXATION WITH SINGLE ANTERIOR INCISION.

Thoguluva Chandra Sekaran Prem Kumar1, M. N. Karthi2

1Senior Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Madurai Medical College, Madurai, Tamilnadu.
2Senior Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Madurai Medical College, Madurai, Tamilnadu.

References :

1

Mallik AR, Covall DJ, Whitelaw GP. Internal versus external fixation of bicondylar tibial plateau fractures. Orthop Rev 1992;21(12):1433-6.    

Google Scholar | PubMed
2

Su EP, Westrich GH, Rana AJ, et al. Operative treatment of tibial plateau fractures in patients older than 55 years. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2004;(421):240-8.      

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed
3

Raykov D, Ivanov S, Apostolov P. Tibial plateau fractures - standard and specific surgical approaches. Scripta Scientifica Medica 2013;45(3):74-81.      

CrossRef | Google Scholar |
4

Neogi DS, Trikha V, Mishra KK, et al. Comparative study of single lateral locked plating versus double plating in type C bicondylar tibial plateau fractures. Indian J Orthop 2015;49(2):193-8.               

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed
5

Apley AG. Fractures of lateral tibial condyle treated by skeletal traction and early mobilization: a review of sixty cases with special reference to the long-term results. J Bone & Joint Surg Br 1956;38-B(3):699-708.              

Google Scholar | PubMed
6

Brown GA, Sprague BL. Cast brace treatment for plateau and bicondylar fractures of the proximal tibia. Clin Orthop Relat Res 1976;(119):184-93.   

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed
7

Sirkin MS, Bono CM, Reilly MC, et al. Percutaneous methods of tibial plateau fixation. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2000;(375):60-8.            

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed
8

Waddell JP. Fracture of the tibial plateau in tibia and fibula. Courtbrown C, Penning D, eds. Oxford: Butterworth Heinemann 2000: p. 38-54.

9

 Palmer I. Compression fractures of lateral tibial condyle and their treatment. J Bone & Joint Surg 1939;2(Am):674.

10

Palmer I. Fractures of the upper end of tibia. J Bone & Joint Surg Br 1951;33B(2):160-6. 

PubMed
11

Cho KY, Oh HS, Yoo JH, et al. Treatment of Schatzker type V and VI tibial plateau fractures using a midline longitudinal incision and dual plating. Knee Surg Relat Res 2013;25(2):77-83. 

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed
12

Hassankhani EG, Kashani FO, Hassankhani GG. Treatment of complex proximal tibial fractures (types V & VI of Schautzker Classification) by double plate fixation with single anterior incision. Open J of Orthopedics 2013;3:208-12.                 

CrossRef | Google Scholar |
13

Stevens DG, Beharry R, McKee MD, et al. The long term functional outcome of operatively treated tibial plateau fractures. J Orthop Trauma 2001;15(5):312-20.  

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed
14

Shah SN, Karunakar MA. Early wound complications after operative treatment of high energy tibial plateau fractures through two incisions. Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 2007;65(2):115-9.      

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed
15

Waddell JP, Johnston DW, Neidre A. Fractures of the tibial plateau: a review of ninety five patients and comparison of treatment methods. J Trauma 1981;21(5):376-81.       

Google Scholar | PubMed
16

Yu Z, Zheng L, Zhang Y, et al. Functional and radiological evaluations of high energy tibial plateau fractures treated with double buttress plate fixation. European Journal of Medical Research 2009;14(5):200-5.              

CrossRef | Google Scholar | PubMed