Skip to main content


Fig. 3 | Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics

Fig. 3

From: Prebending of osteosynthesis plate using 3D printed models to treat symptomatic os acromiale and acromial fracture

Fig. 3

Course of the surgery. The patient was placed in the beach-chair position without a tourniquet (left). A longitudinal incision was made along the scapular spine to visualise the entire os acromiale or acromial fracture (middle). The osteosynthesis plate was fixed anteriorly with angle-stable screws and posteriorly with angle-stable screws and at least one cortical compression screw to compress the fracture (right)

Back to article page