Abstract: The ideal position for a screw used for scaphoid fixation is central. The purpose of this study was to compare the current volar percutaneous approaches used for scaphoid fracture fixation, explore different options to improve central screw placement, and describe our experience with the transtrapezial approach.
Investigation performed at the Department of Orthopaedics, Monica Hospital, Deurne, Belgium
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