Morphometric anatomic study and clinical significance of lunate fossa


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ALDEMIR C., ÖNDER M., DOGAN A., DUYGUN F., OĞUZ N.

EKLEM HASTALIKLARI VE CERRAHISI-JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY, vol.26, no.1, pp.27-30, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/ehc.2015.07
  • Journal Name: EKLEM HASTALIKLARI VE CERRAHISI-JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.27-30
  • Keywords: Lunate fossa depth measurement, lunate fossa sagittal and transverse measurements, radius, DISTAL RADIUS FRACTURES, PLATE FIXATION, LOCKING-PLATE, VOLAR, COMPLICATIONS
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to investigate the depth, transverse and sagittal diameters of lunate fossa which is a significant structure of the wrist in terms of reducing the risk for volar plate screws, which are administered in distal radius fractures, from penetrating into the joint.