The Schatzker classification is a system for the classification of tibial plateau fractures. I - VI

Schatzker classification of tibial plateau fractures
The system allows ready visualisation from written notes.
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Tibial Plateau Fracture

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

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FORUM DISCUSSIONS

Tibial Plateau Fracture (Schatzker 6)

Schatzker Grade 6 05/05/2010

Schatzker type vi- leg was set in ER prior to scans on day of accident


CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

Schatzker classification of tibial plateau fractures: use of CT and MR imaging improves assessment. Markhardt BK, Gross JM and Monu JU. Radiographics. 2009 Mar-Apr;29(2):585-97. doi: 10.1148/rg.292085078.

Revisiting the Schatzker classification of tibial plateau fractures. Kfuri M and Schatzker J. Injury. 2018 Dec;49(12):2252-2263. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2018.11.010.


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