What is the preferred nonoperative therapy for tibial plateau fractures?

Updated: Jul 05, 2018
  • Author: Srinivasa Vidyadhara, MBBS, DNB, MS(Orth), DNB(Orth), FNB(SpineSurg), MNAMS; Chief Editor: Thomas M DeBerardino, MD  more...
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In the past, long leg cast and traction mobilization were used for some fractures; however, the Sarmiento program of functional cast bracing is now preferred.


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