A tibial plateau fracture is a bone break through the flat top end of the shin bone (tibia).

Tibial plateau fractures can be difficult to manage and cause problems with rehabilitation.

Schatzker classification of tibial plateau fractures Type I tibial plateau fracture
Synonyms: 
TPF
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Tibial Plateau Fracture Library

Library of excerpts from the medical literature about Tibial Plateau Fractures, with links to PubMed

Understanding Tibial Plateau Fractures

Tibial plateau fractures are important because they affect the joint line, and need to be recognised early and treated expertly.

Tibial plateau fracture

Commonly missed with serious consequences.

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CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

Evaluation of the Results of Ilizarov Ring Fixation in Schatzker Type VI Tibial Plateau Fracture. Mostafa DG, Qavi M, Bari MM, Arifuzzaman M, Kamruzzaman M, Saha MK. Mymensingh Med J. 2018 Jan;27(1):136-143.

A systematic literature review of tibial plateau fractures: What classifications are used and how reliable and useful are they? Millar SC, Arnold JB, Thewlis D, Fraysse F, Solomon LB. Injury. 2018 Jan 27. pii: S0020-1383(18)30025-1. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2018.01.025. [Epub ahead of print].

Outcome After Tibial Plateau Fracture: How Important Is Restoration of Articular Congruity? Singleton N, Sahakian V, Muir D. J Orthop Trauma. 2017 Mar;31(3):158-163.