An improved method for pinning of chronic slipped capital femoral epiphysis

George T Rab, S. R. Simon

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Abstract

A simple method is described for pinning of slipped capital femoral epiphysis with a stationary x-ray machine and the limb draped free. The leg is 'frogged' for a lateral view, and positioned under radiographic control to avoid pin penetration into the joint.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)212-213
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics
Volume5
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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