Olecranon osteotomy repair: The tensioned locking plate technique

Yuri M. Lewicky, Joseph E Sheppard, John T Ruth

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Abstract

The tensioned locking plate technique takes advantage of two fracture healing modalities. A direct healing effect from osteon bridging due to lag screw compression is combined with axial and angular stability provided by a locking plate construct.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)565-569
Number of pages5
JournalOrthopedics
Volume31
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2008

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Haversian System
Olecranon Process
Fracture Healing
Osteotomy

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  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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Olecranon osteotomy repair : The tensioned locking plate technique. / Lewicky, Yuri M.; Sheppard, Joseph E; Ruth, John T.

In: Orthopedics, Vol. 31, No. 6, 06.2008, p. 565-569.

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