Biomechanical Comparison of Conventional Technique Versus Oblique Screw Placement in Plate Fixation

Karadeniz E., Balcik B. C., Demirors H., Tuncay I. C.

JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, vol.70, no.5, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate whether plate fixation with screws in an oblique fashion would change the strength of the fixation to bending forces and whether any relationship existed between deformity and increased strength of fixation.