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Fig. 1 | Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics

Fig. 1

From: Mechanical strength assessment of a drilled hole in the contralateral cortex at the end of the open wedge for high tibial osteotomy

Fig. 1

Specimen SNH: This specimen has no hole at the lateral end of the osteotomy cut, which started on the medial side at 35 mm distally to the tibial plateau and finished 6 mm from the lateral cortex, 20 mm distally to the tibial plateau. The osteotomy cut had a thickness of 2 mm and the minimal thickness of the contralateral cortical bone was 5 mm

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