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2009 Good results seen with conventional fixation of geriatric acetabular fractures

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Description: Research indicates that acute open reduction and internal fixation may lead to good outcomes in carefully selected elderly patients with displaced acetabular fractures.
ORTHOPEDICS TODAY September 2009 Good results seen with conventional fixation of geriatric acetabular fractures Early research on the limited ilioinguinal approach indicates less blood loss vs. traditional approach.

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