Article Abstract

Use of external fixator pre- and post-reconstruction in the multiligament injured knee

Authors: Gian Andrea Lucidi, Alberto Grassi, Ilaria Cucurnia, Luca Macchiarola, Stefano Zaffagnini


Multiligament knee injury (MLKIs) is a rare condition, making up the 0.02% of the orthopedic injuries, but are potentially devastating to patients. The management of such lesions mandates a clear knowledge of the anatomy on all sides of the joint.