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A Meta-Analysis of the Conditions and Materials of Bone Grafting in High Tibal Osteototomy

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Wei He1, Haojie Chen2, Min Wang2, Xiaoqiang Huang2,3,*

1Shaanxi University of Trditional Chinese Medicine, Xianyang, 712046, China. 

2Department of Orthopedics, Xi’an Honghui Hospital, Xi’an, 710001, China. 

3Department of Orthopedics, Xi’an Fifth Hospital, Xi’an, 710001, China.

*Corresponding author: Xiaoqiang Huang


Nonunion or delayed union of osteotomy gay in open wedge high tibial osteotomy is a common postoperative complication. Bone grafting is generally not required in the osteotomy gay. Bone grafting should be considered in patients aged more than 46 years oid, with lateral hinge fractures, with a height of more than 14mm in the osteotomy gay distraction, or with a corrected varus deformity exceeding 12°. Autogenous iliac graft is still considered the “gold standard” in the osteotomy gay. In conclusion, open wedge high tibial osteotomy using different types of bone grafting materials and rigid internal fixation is one of the successful surgical methods for the treatment of medial compartment osteoarthritis with varus deformity.


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How to cite this paper

A Meta-Analysis of the Conditions and Materials of Bone Grafting in High Tibal Osteototomy

How to cite this paper: Wei He, Haojie Chen, Min Wang, Xiaoqiang Huang. (2021) A Meta-Analysis of the Conditions and Materials of Bone Grafting in High Tibal Osteototomy. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine Research5(1), 75-82.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.26855/ijcemr.2021.01.010

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