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Minicondylar compression plate fixation

Minicondylar compression plate fixation

Main indication: Rotational or axial deformity, open fractures, associated soft tissue injury

Skill: Highly experienced and skilled surgeon
Equipment: Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

Contraindications

  • Gross contamination
  • Lack of adequate bone stock

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*Skill
Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills
Some specialized surgical experience Some specialized surgical experience
Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Highly experienced and skilled surgeon
*Equipment
Basic equipment only Basic equipment only
Simple surgical and imaging resources Simple surgical and imaging resources
Full specialized surgical and imaging resources Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

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