A new modification of the Trapdoor Procedure without surgical hip dislocation in the management of patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head: A retrospective case series


Akman B., Guven M., Kadioglu B., Ozkan N. K. , Yonga O., Ozturan B.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.55, no.4, pp.299-305, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/j.aott.2021.19276
  • Journal Name: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-305
  • Keywords: Trapdoor procedure, Hip, Femoral head, Osteonecrosis, Modification, Surgical hip dislocation, AVASCULAR NECROSIS, CORE DECOMPRESSION, SEGMENTAL COLLAPSE, FOLLOW-UP, ARTHROPLASTY, ARTHRITIS, GRAFTS

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this paper was to investigate the mid-term results of a modified Trapdoor procedure that can allow grafting of the femoral head without surgical hip dislocation in the management of patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head.