Single locked plate vs. dual buttress plating for bicondylar tibial plateau fractures
Vol: 4| Issue: 9| Number:20| ISSN#: 2564-2537
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:1
A comparison of lateral fixation versus dual plating for simple bicondylar fracturesKnee. 2015 Jun;22(3):225-9
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86 patients with bicondylar tibial plateau fracture with a relatively intact medial tibial condyle were randomized to receive surgical treatment with either a single lateral locking plate (LP) or dual buttress plates (DP). The purpose of this study was to compare clinical and radiographical outcomes between fixation methods over a minimum of 12 months postoperatively. While the incidence of delaye...
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