Executive Editor: Peter Trafton

Authors: Raymond White, Matthew Camuso

Tibial shaft Multifragmentary fracture, intact segmental - Intramedullary nailing

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Intramedullary nailing approach

In the frontal plane, the entry point is located in line with the medullary canal (3 mm medial to the tibial crest). In the sagittal plane, the entry point should be located just distal to the angle between tibial plateau and anterior tibial metaphysis.


v2.0 2012-05-13