Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery

, Volume 122, Issue 5, pp 295–298

Distraction of hypertrophic nonunion of tibia with deformity using Ilizarov/Taylor Spatial Frame

Report of two cases
  • Robert S. Rozbruch
  • David L. Helfet
  • Arkady Blyakher
Case Report

DOI: 10.1007/s00402-001-0370-7

Cite this article as:
Rozbruch, R.S., Helfet, D.L. & Blyakher, A. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg (2002) 122: 295. doi:10.1007/s00402-001-0370-7

Abstract.

Two cases of hypertrophic nonunion of the tibia with deformity for which distraction treatment using an Ilizarov/Taylor Spatial Frame (Smith & Nephew, Memphis, TN) are presented. This frame utilizes a computer program to help plan correction of the deformity.

Hypertrophic nonunion Tibia Ilizarov/Taylor spatial frame Distraction osteogenesis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert S. Rozbruch
    • 1
  • David L. Helfet
    • 1
  • Arkady Blyakher
    • 1
  1. 1.Limb Lengthening Service, Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA

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