The use of pedicled vascularized bone grafts in the treatment of scaphoid nonunion: clinical results, graft options and indications


KARAİSMAİLOĞLU B., GÜVEN M. F. , Erenler M., BOTANLIOĞLU H.

EFORT OPEN REVIEWS, cilt.5, ss.1-8, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 5 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1302/2058-5241.5.190021
  • Dergi Adı: EFORT OPEN REVIEWS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1-8

Özet

Scaphoid nonunion is a challenging situation for orthopaedic surgeons. Nonunion rate is especially high in proximal pole fractures of the scaphoid due to tenuous retrograde blood supply.