Anatomic implications of lesser trochanterplasty


Hapa O., Demirkiran N. D. , Husemoglu B., Edizer M., Havitcioglu H.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.52, no.1, pp.54-57, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 52 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.11.006
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.54-57

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to measure the area of iliopsoas tendon attachment and the distance of sciatic nerve, medial circumflex femoral artery (MCFA) and quadratus muscle to lesser trochanter tip, before and after 5, 10, 15 mm depth excision of lesser trochanter.