Birgit Zirngibl

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc How to prevent cut-out and cut-through in biaxial proximal femoral nails: is there anything beyond lag screw positioning and tip-apex distance?
    Birgit Zirngibl
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Klinikum Nuernberg, Breslauer Str 201, 90471 Nuernberg, Germany
    Int Orthop 37:1363-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint An innovative technique of rear entry creation for retrograde humeral nailing: how to avoid iatrogenic comminution
    Roland Biber
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Klinikum Nürnberg Süd, Breslauer Strasse 201, 90471 Nürnberg, Germany
    Injury 44:514-7. 2013

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Publications2

  1. pmc How to prevent cut-out and cut-through in biaxial proximal femoral nails: is there anything beyond lag screw positioning and tip-apex distance?
    Birgit Zirngibl
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Klinikum Nuernberg, Breslauer Str 201, 90471 Nuernberg, Germany
    Int Orthop 37:1363-8. 2013
    ..For biaxial nails, knowledge of their biomechanics is limited. Besides re-evaluation of accepted risk factors like the tip-apex distance (TAD), we analysed the influence of anti-rotational pin length...
  2. doi request reprint An innovative technique of rear entry creation for retrograde humeral nailing: how to avoid iatrogenic comminution
    Roland Biber
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Klinikum Nürnberg Süd, Breslauer Strasse 201, 90471 Nürnberg, Germany
    Injury 44:514-7. 2013
    ..Creating the rear entry is the crucial step for retrograde nailing. The common manual technique is associated with considerable risks of additional iatrogenic comminution of the distal humerus...