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Vol:7 Issue:1 Number:17 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #10050
Ace Report Cover Trauma

Surgical and clincial benefit with MIPO vs conventional approach for calcaneal fixation

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OrthoEvidence. Surgical and clincial benefit with MIPO vs conventional approach for calcaneal fixation. ACE Report. 2018;7(1):17. Available from:

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Minimally invasive percutaneous osteosynthesis versus ORIF for Sanders type II and III calcaneal fractures: a prospective, randomized intervention trial

J Orthop Surg Res. 2017 Jan 18;12(1):10

Contributing Authors:
W He C Jin D Weng W Yang W Liang Y Qian

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82 patients with a displaced intraarticular calcaneal fracture were randomized to either minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis using closed reduction and percutaneuous plate introduction, or a standard (conventional) approach for open reduction and plate fixation. Patients were assessed for surgical outcomes, length of stay, pain and functional outcome, and radiographic results. Operative time ...

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