Monoplanar versus biplanar medial open-wedge proximal tibial osteotomy for varus gonarthrosis: a comparison of clinical and radiological outcomes


ELMALI N., ESENKAYA İ., CAN M., KARAKAPLAN M.

KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY, vol.21, no.12, pp.2689-2695, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00167-012-2040-4
  • Journal Name: KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2689-2695

Abstract

We compared clinical and radiological results of two proximal tibial osteotomy (PTO) techniques: monoplanar medial open-wedge osteotomy and biplanar retrotubercle medial open-wedge osteotomy, stabilised by a wedged plate.