Journal of Craniovertebral Junction and Spine

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 110--113

Sacroiliac screw fixation: A mini review of surgical technique


Hernando Raphael Alvis-Miranda1, Hector Farid-Escorcia2, Gabriel Alcala-Cerra3, Sandra Milena Castellar-Leones1, Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar3 
1 Physician, University of Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia
2 Neurosurgeon, Hospital CARI Barranquilla, Barranquilla, Colombia
3 Neurosurgeon, University of Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia

Correspondence Address:
Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar
University of Cartagena, Cartagena de Indias
Colombia

The sacral percutaneous fixation has many advantages but can be associated with a significant exposure to X-ray radiation. Currently, sacroiliac screw fixation represents the only minimally invasive technique to stabilize the posterior pelvic ring. It is a technique that should be used by experienced surgeons. We present a practical review of important aspects of this technique.


How to cite this article:
Alvis-Miranda HR, Farid-Escorcia H, Alcala-Cerra G, Castellar-Leones SM, Moscote-Salazar LR. Sacroiliac screw fixation: A mini review of surgical technique .J Craniovert Jun Spine 2014;5:110-113


How to cite this URL:
Alvis-Miranda HR, Farid-Escorcia H, Alcala-Cerra G, Castellar-Leones SM, Moscote-Salazar LR. Sacroiliac screw fixation: A mini review of surgical technique . J Craniovert Jun Spine [serial online] 2014 [cited 2022 May 26 ];5:110-113
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