J Pediatr Orthop B 2021 Aug 17. Epub 2021 Aug 17.
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Appropriate treatment of Salter-Harris (SH) II distal femoral physeal fractures is crucial due to risks of growth arrest and angular deformity. Low incidence renders sufficiently powered, prospective research difficult. This study aimed to assess the current state of management of these fractures on the basis of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) membership experience. Read More