The patient was intubated, general anesthesia, and placed in prone position for effective reduction of the fractures by the ligamentotaxis.
Intermediate screws were used in the fractured L1 vertebra.
Percutaneous pedicle screw fixation T10 – L2
- T10 – 2 x Ø6.0×40 mm polyaxial
- T11 – 2 x Ø6.0×40 mm monoaxial
- L1 – 2 x Ø6.0×35 mm monoaxial
- L2 – 1 x Ø6.0×45 mm polyaxial & 1 x Ø7.0×50 mm polyaxial
2 x 160 mm titanium rods
Duration of surgery: 1h40min
Total blood loss: 400 ml