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Supracondylar Femur Fracture Dynamic Condylar Buttress Plate

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Description: The decision is between a condylar buttress plate versus a 95 degree fixed angle device such as a blade plate or a DCS condylar screw. Biomechanically, the results are better with a fixed angle device.
OTA Basic Fracture Course

Type: Lecture/Presentation
Author/Contact: Paul J. Duwelius, MD
Institution: OTA
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Language: English

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Added: Mon Apr 29 2002
Last Modified: Mon Jan 21 2008