TITLE

Fractures Associated with Computer-Navigated Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Report of Two Cases

AUTHOR(S)
Ho-Joong Jung; Young-Bok Jung; Kwang-Sup Song; Se-Jin Park; Jong-Seok Lee
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 10, p2280
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents two cases of stress fracture associated with a transcortical pin track which was drilled to allow placement of navigation trackers during a computer-navigated total knee arthroplasties. The two case provides information about the risk of the development of a stress fracture after placement of a transcortical pin. Therapeutic procedures to correct the situations are presented along with the discussion of the associated conditions.
ACCESSION #
27094007

 

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