Surgical treatment of odontoid fractures

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Surgical treatment of odontoid fractures

Dr. Thamburaj
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C1-C2 segment is responsible for the greater part of the cervical rotation. Biomechanically, transarticular screw constructs have a 10-fold increased rotational stiffness and similar lateral bending stiffness as compared with other posterior techniques. Unfortunately, this requirement eliminates approximately 50% of cervical rotation. This led to the development of alternatives. Read more and also