Treating Severe Open Tibial Fractures

Study  points to effectiveness of using circular hexapod devices

  The use of circular hexapod devices was found to provide  a safe, minimally invasive surgical alternative method to open reduction and  internal fixation (ORIF) in patients with severe open tibial fractures,  achieving high bony union rates and excellent limb salvage results, according  to research presented in a scientific poster at the 2016 AAOS Annual Meeting.

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