Schatzker Classification of Tibial Plateau Fractures

Introduction The Schatzker classification system for tibial plateau fractures helps orthopedic surgeons to assess the initial injury, plan management, and predict prognosis. It was initially described on radiographs but CT and MRI are more accurate. There are six fracture types in increasing order of severity and worse prognosis. Schatzker Classification of tibial plateau fractures Type … Continue reading Schatzker Classification of Tibial Plateau Fractures