The effect of the angle between fracture line and Kirschner wires on stability in supracondylar humerus fractures treated with Kirschner wire fixation: A finite element analysis


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DURUSOY S. , Oner K., Ozer A. , Sevinc H. F.

JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY, vol.32, no.1, pp.75-84, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/ehc.2021.77279
  • Title of Journal : JOINT DISEASES AND RELATED SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.75-84

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to investigate the effects of the angles created by the Kirschner wires (K-wires), which are applied in the percutaneous fixation of supracondylar humerus fractures with cross K-wire, with the fracture line on fracture stabilization.