Executive Editor: Chris Colton

Authors: Florian Gebhard, Phil Kregor, Chris Oliver

Distal femur Partial articular, frontal/coronal, posterior condyle - ORIF - posterior screws for small fragments

Overview

Posterior approach i

Posterior approach

The neurovascular structures of the knee joint are at risk during the posterior approach. They are located between the two femoral condyles and the heads of the gastrocnemius muscle.

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