Compartment syndrome surgical management techniques associated with tibial plateau fractures.


Journal Article

Compartment syndrome is an orthopaedic emergency that can be challenging to diagnose and manage when associated with a tibial plateau fracture. This technique article discusses one- and two-incision fasciotomy surgical techniques, and the surgical decision making and technique modifications when there is an associated tibial plateau fracture.

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Cited Authors

  • Crist, BD; Della Rocca, GJ; Stannard, JP

Published Date

  • March 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 3 - 7

PubMed ID

  • 20812574

Pubmed Central ID

  • 20812574

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1938-2480

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1538-8506

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1055/s-0030-1262970


  • eng