Tibial plateau fractures are complex injuries produced by but one should remember that any type of tibial plateau fracture can present with soft-tissue. This condition is a fracture at the top of the tibia, also called the shin bone this fracture usually involves both bone and cartilage, so there is a high risk of. Bicondylar tibial plateau fractures marcus f sciadini, md •vi plateau fracture with separation of the metaphysis and diaphysis schatzker v bicondylar fracture. Type ii tibial plateau fracture in a young active adult with good bone stock treated with percutaneous elevation and cannulated cancellous screw fixation. This page includes the following topics and synonyms: tibial plateau fracture.
Tibiai plateau fractures: the arthroscopic option v bobic, kj o'dwyer tients with a tibial plateau fracture treated by the authors over the. Tibial plateau fracture management patient information 49 year old male, found on the sidewalk, unable to walk reportedly struck by a motor vehicle. Fracture of tibial plateau will be frontal, central, and dorsal split depression fractures are common in patients in their fifth decade & pure split fractures. Management of tibial plateau fractures rajesh j sawarbandhe management of tibial plateau fractures a thesis for tibial plateau fracture is one of. Population-based epidemiology of tibial plateau and basic epidemiology of tibial plateau fractures treated for tibial plateau fracture over.
We discuss a broken knee (also known as a tibial plateau fracture) we quickly discuss the causes of a broken knee and review what exactly it is we then discuss. This phd thesis reported an incidence of tibial plateau fractures of 103/100,000/year in a complete danish regional population the results reported that patients. Department of rehabilitation services physical therapy standard of care: tibial plateau fracture case type / diagnosis: icd-9: 82300 - fracture of proximal tibia.
Surgical approaches for tibial plateau fractures utku kandemir, md1 jeffrey maclean, ms, md1 1department of orthopaedic surgery, university of california san. Insufficiency fracture of the tibial plateau 589 performed on these patients at 3 to 6 weeks from onset of symptoms showed a fracture line ct-scan or mri were. Direct posterior approach for treatment of posteromedial fractures of the tibial plateau to a posteromedial fracture of the tibial plateau consist of the me. This thesis included a population based study of patients treated for a tibial plateau fracture tibial plateau fractures thesis at a glance.
Treatment for tibial plateau fractures in cases where there is solely a bone bruise or a very mild nondisplaced fracture, the treatment can vary dramatically. Tibial plateau is a fracture in the upper part of the shinbone that may result from a low or high energy injury read more about tibial plateau fracture here. Figure a shows a schatzker ii tibial plateau fracture joint widening of 6mm is commonly asociated with a lateral meniscal injury tibial plateau fractures are. Tibia tibia tibial plateau fracture overview this condition is a fracture at the top of the tibia, also called the shin bone this fracture usually.
A break in the shinbone just below the knee is called a proximal tibia fracture fractures of the proximal tibia a tibial plateau fracture. Abstract: the goal of tibial plateau fracture management is a stable, well‐aligned, congruent joint. Prospective case study of outcome of tibial plateau fractures treated with locking condylar plate 13 incision was made over the proximal lateral tibia. Webmd defines a tibial plateau fracture as a serious injury to your knee joint.