Comparison Between Y- and S-Shaped Incisions for Open Reduction and Hook-Plate Fixation of the Mallet Finger

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Uzer G. , Yildiz F. , Kapicioglu M. , Elmadag M., Kara D. , Bilsel K.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.5, no.2, pp.68-73, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bs.2016.931
  • Title of Journal : BEZMIALEM SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.68-73


Objective: This study evaluates the results of open reduction and hook-plate fixation in the treatment of osseous mallet finger and compares S-and Y-shaped incisions used for the approach.