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LOWER POLE PATELLA FRACTURE: A COMBINATION OF CANCELLOUS SCREW FIXATION AND TENSION BAND WIRING Date : 30-07-2014
Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences
The fracture of the lower pole of the patella is a common type of fracture of the patella. The treatment involves internal fixation or excision of the lower fragment. This study was undertaken to study the efficacy of cancellous screw fixation combined with tension band wiring in the treatment of these fractures. Twenty patients with lower pole patellar fractures were treated by this technique and evaluated by Gaur's criteria for knee evaluation. Excellent good results were noted in 19 casesdoi:10.14260/jemds/2014/3088 fatcat:7wkwxn4m6fgx3hke4db4strjwi