Hoffa Fractures

Partial articular, coronal plane fractures of the posterior part of femoral condyles¬†are called Hoffa fractures. It was first described by Albert Hoffa; a German surgeon in 1904. They are rare and account for less than 1% of distal femoral fractures. In one study on supracondylar¬†intercondylar¬†fractures of distal femur, 38% had a coronal fracture. Of these … Continue reading Hoffa Fractures