Long-term results and comparison of the three different high tibial osteotomy and fixation techniques in medial compartment arthrosis


Polat G., Balci H. İ., Cakmak M., Demirel M. C., Sen C., Asik M.

JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY AND RESEARCH, vol.12, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s13018-017-0547-6
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY AND RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: High tibial osteotomy, Closing wedge, Opening wedge, External fixator, Medial compartment arthritis, Long-term comparison, UNICOMPARTMENTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY, OPEN-WEDGE OSTEOTOMY, FOLLOW-UP, COMPLICATION RATE, CLOSING-WEDGE, OSTEOARTHRITIS, ARTHRITIS, PLATE, DIAGNOSIS, ILIZAROV
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The purpose of this study is to report and analyze the long-term outcomes of the patients who underwent high tibial osteotomy (HTO) with three different techniques for the treatment of medial compartment arthrosis.