Distal Tibia Fracture: Nonbridging Hybrid External Fixator

  • Said Saghieh


The patient and operative site were identified and marked by the surgeon in the preoperative holding area. Then the patient was brought to the operating room and was placed supine on the operative table. He/she was given general anesthesia. IV antibiotics (1 g of Ancef) were administered.


Site Infection Articular Surface Proximal Part Essential Step Preoperative Assessment 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Said Saghieh
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Orthopaedics, Department of SurgeryAmerican University of Beirut Medical CenterBeirutLebanon

Personalised recommendations