Executive Editor: Jörg Auer

Authors: Lawrence Bramlage, Alan Ruggles

Phalanges Proximal phalanx, Multifragmentary, Screw fixation

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Glossary

Curved approach (prox. phalanx)

This approach can be used for open reduction and internal fixation of comminuted fractures with a medial intact strut of bone or for transverse body fractures repaired with double-plating.

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