Salter, Robert

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Robert, 20th century Canadian orthopedist.
Salter fracture (I-VI)
Salter innominate osteotomy
Salter operation
Salter osteotomy
Salter technique
Salter-Harris classification of epiphysial plate injuries - correlates with different prognoses.
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We employed Salter osteotomy in our patients and found it to be easy and useful for stabilizing hips after open reduction.
at Robert Jones Hospital in England, the children who had undergone both open reduction and Salter osteotomy were assessed.
In our center earlier we were using Salter osteotomy for most cases of DDH presenting beyond 3 years of age.
Pelvic remodeling after Salter osteotomy. J Pediatr Orthop 1995; 15: 342-345.
The acetabular lateral shelf procedure [10], Salter osteotomy [2], Chiari osteotomy [2], and triple osteotomy [11] are aimed at reorienting or increasing size of acetabulum and at producing more support to head of femur.
Thompson [22] reviewed Salter osteotomy as a technique of surgical containment in Perthes' disease.
Modified Salter osteotomy for the treatment of developmental dysplasia of the hip.