Approaches Category: Femur Approaches


Posterior Approach to Femur

The posterior approach to femur involves dissection of the posterior compartment of the thigh.

Anteromedial Approach to Femur

The anteromedial approach to femur provides an excellent view of the lower two thirds of the femur and the knee joint.

Posterolateral Approach to Femur

The posterolateral approach to femur can expose the entire length of the femur.

Lateral Approach to Femur

Lateral Approach to femur is an extremely quick and easy approach, it involves splitting the vastus lateralis muscle.