A thick, fibrocartilaginous ligament at the metacarpophalageal joint.
Implantable fracture fixation devices attached to bone fragments with screws to bridge the fracture gap and shield the fracture site from stress as bone heals. (UMDNS, 1999)
The use of internal devices (metal plates, nails, rods, etc.) to hold the position of a fracture in proper alignment.
A moon-shaped carpal bone which is located between the SCAPHOID BONE and TRIQUETRUM BONE.
Injuries to the wrist or the wrist joint.
The outer shorter of the two bones of the FOREARM, lying parallel to the ULNA and partially revolving around it.
The inner and longer bone of the FOREARM.
Breaks in bones.
Fracture of the lower end of the radius in which the lower fragment is displaced posteriorly.
Applies to movements of the forearm in turning the palm backward or downward. When referring to the foot, a combination of eversion and abduction movements in the tarsal and metatarsal joints (turning the foot up and in toward the midline of the body).
External devices which hold wires or pins that are placed through one or both cortices of bone in order to hold the position of a fracture in proper alignment. These devices allow easy access to wounds, adjustment during the course of healing, and more functional use of the limbs involved.
Exclusive legal rights or privileges applied to inventions, plants, etc.
The head of a long bone that is separated from the shaft by the epiphyseal plate until bone growth stops. At that time, the plate disappears and the head and shaft are united.
The shaft of long bones.
Three individuals derived from three FETUSES that were fertilized at or about the same time, developed in the UTERUS simultaneously, and born to the same mother.
Number of fetal deaths with stated or presumed gestation of 20 weeks or more in a given population. Late fetal mortality is death after of 28 weeks or more.
Five individuals derived from five FETUSES that were fertilized at or about the same time, developed in the UTERUS simultaneously, and born to the same mother.
Books in the field of medicine intended primarily for consultation.
The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.
A fibromatosis of the palmar fascia characterized by thickening and contracture of the fibrous bands on the palmar surfaces of the hand and fingers. It arises most commonly in men between the ages of 30 and 50.
The physiological restoration of bone tissue and function after a fracture. It includes BONY CALLUS formation and normal replacement of bone tissue.
The use of metallic devices inserted into or through bone to hold a fracture in a set position and alignment while it heals.
The joint that is formed by the distal end of the RADIUS, the articular disc of the distal radioulnar joint, and the proximal row of CARPAL BONES; (SCAPHOID BONE; LUNATE BONE; triquetral bone).
The medical specialty which deals with WOUNDS and INJURIES as well as resulting disability and disorders from physical traumas.
A surgical specialty which utilizes medical, surgical, and physical methods to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the skeletal system, its articulations, and associated structures.
Procedures used to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM, its articulations, and associated structures.
Specialized hospital facilities which provide diagnostic and therapeutic services for trauma patients.
The MUSCLES, bones (BONE AND BONES), and CARTILAGE of the body.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
A specialized CONNECTIVE TISSUE that is the main constituent of the SKELETON. The principle cellular component of bone is comprised of OSTEOBLASTS; OSTEOCYTES; and OSTEOCLASTS, while FIBRILLAR COLLAGENS and hydroxyapatite crystals form the BONE MATRIX.
The misinterpretation of a real external, sensory experience.
The continuous turnover of BONE MATRIX and mineral that involves first an increase in BONE RESORPTION (osteoclastic activity) and later, reactive BONE FORMATION (osteoblastic activity). The process of bone remodeling takes place in the adult skeleton at discrete foci. The process ensures the mechanical integrity of the skeleton throughout life and plays an important role in calcium HOMEOSTASIS. An imbalance in the regulation of bone remodeling's two contrasting events, bone resorption and bone formation, results in many of the metabolic bone diseases, such as OSTEOPOROSIS.
The amount of mineral per square centimeter of BONE. This is the definition used in clinical practice. Actual bone density would be expressed in grams per milliliter. It is most frequently measured by X-RAY ABSORPTIOMETRY or TOMOGRAPHY, X RAY COMPUTED. Bone density is an important predictor for OSTEOPOROSIS.
The body location or part from which tissue is taken for TRANSPLANTATION.
The inferior part of the lower extremity between the KNEE and the ANKLE.
Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.
A dead body, usually a human body.
Digital image data sets, consisting of complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the normal male and female human bodies.
Impaired ability in numerical concepts. These inabilities arise as a result of primary neurological lesion, are syndromic (e.g., GERSTMANN SYNDROME ) or acquired due to brain damage.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in an educational institution.
Studies beyond the bachelor's degree at an institution having graduate programs for the purpose of preparing for entrance into a specific field, and obtaining a higher degree.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a medical school.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a dental school.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a nursing school.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
Two newer treatment are fragment-specific fixation and fixed-angle volar plating. These attempt fixation rigid enough to allow ... The angle between the two lines is the angle of volar or dorsal tilt of the wrist. Measurement of volar or dorsal tilt should ... This was followed by the use of plating in 1965.[4] References[edit]. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Distal Radius Fractures ... Tear drop angle - It is the angle between the line that pass through the central axis of the volar rim of the lunate facet of ...
Borders The volar border (margo volaris; anterior border) begins above at the prominent medial angle of the coronoid process, ... The compact layer is continued onto the back of the olecranon as a plate of close spongy bone with lamellæ parallel. From the ... This crest gives attachment to the interosseous membrane, and separates the volar from the dorsal surface. Surfaces The volar ... This border separates the volar from the medial surface. The dorsal border (margo dorsalis; posterior border) begins above at ...
... and volar pressure to the other phalanx. Unlike dorsal dislocations, after performing reduction on a volar dislocation, the ... These causes are: "a palmar plate avulsion off the middle phalanx with interposition in the joint, entrapment of the flexor ... Initial signs of a dislocation include abnormal joint angulation (bones pointing at abnormal angles from a joint), while more ... Volar and dorsal dislocations are treated differently, and treatment should be withheld if a fracture is suspected. In the case ...
The surgical treatment of mandibular angle fracture; fixation of the bone fragments by the plates, the principles of ... Smith's fracture - a distal fracture of the radius with volar (ventral) displacement of the wrist and hand ... Stress shielding occurs when plates or screws carry too large of a portion of the bone's load, causing atrophy. This problem is ... Growth plate injuries, as in Salter-Harris fractures, require careful treatment and accurate reduction to make sure that the ...
Growth plate injuries, as in Salter-Harris fractures, require careful treatment and accurate reduction to make sure that the ... a fracture that is at a right angle to the bone's long axis Oblique fracture: a fracture that is diagonal to a bone's long axis ... a distal fracture of the radius with volar (ventral) displacement of the wrist and hand Barton's fracture - an intra-articular ... Stress shielding occurs when plates or screws carry too large of a portion of the bone's load, causing atrophy. This problem is ...
One group had arthroscopy-assisted reduction prior to volar locking plate fixation, while the other had volar locking plate ... Keywords: distal radius fractures, volar locking plates, arthroscopy, lunate facet, teardrop angle ... The research on scope-assisted reduction prior to volar plating has been approved by the ethical committee. ... Volar tilt angles were restored close to normal values, a parameter that is well known and actively looked at during reduction ...
... dorsal plating, and volar fixed-angle plating. Specific advantages of volar fixed-angle plating include stable fixed-angle ... volar fixed-angle plates have significant strength advantages over dorsal plating. Volar fixed-angle plating is advantageous in ... Volar fixed-angle plating also avoids the complications often associated with external fixation and dorsal plating. ... Biomechanical Comparison of Volar Fixed-Angle Locking Plates for AO C3 Distal Radius Fractures: Titanium Versus Stainless Steel ...
A bone plate for a fracture between an epiphysis and a diaphysis has an outer part unitarily formed with a fan-shaped outer end ... Volar plate fixation device. US20080140130. 9 Jan 2008. 12 Jun 2008. Chan Jason S. Highly-versatile variable-angle bone plate ... the angle α between a central alignment axis 18 of the outer part 4, with an axis 19 of the diaphysial part 8 is a 5 angle, and ... Longitudinal plate assembly having an adjustable length. US6440135. 12 Dec 2000. 27 Aug 2002. Hand Innovations, Inc.. Volar ...
CONCLUSION: Fixed-angle volar plates provide a stable fixation after corrective osteotomies of the distal radius and might be a ... Fixed-angle volar plates in corrective osteotomies of malunions of dorsally angulated distal radius fractures. Ayhan Kiliç, ... Volar fixed-angle plate osteosynthesis of unstable distal radius fractures: 12 months results. Markus Figl, Patrick Weninger, ... Surgical correction of dorsally angulated distal radius malunions with fixed angle volar plating: a case series. Kevin J Malone ...
Biomechanical Comparison of Fixed-Angle Volar Plate Versus Fixed-Angle Volar Plate Plus Fragment-Specific Fixation in a ... Biomechanical Comparison of Fixed-Angle Volar Plate Versus Fixed-Angle Volar Plate Plus Fragment-Specific Fixation in a ...
... a corrective osteotomy with fixed-angle volar locking plate for mal-united distal radius has shown to improve both clinical- ... functional and radiological outcomes of corrective osteotomy using a fixed angle volar locking plate and bone graft for ... A corrective osteotomy with the use of a volar locking plate aims to restore articular surface congruency and improve outcomes ... Volar fixed-angle plating of the distal radius. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2005 Jan-Feb; 13(1): 28-36.. 21. Voche P, Merle M, Dautel ...
Inadvertent Retention of Angled Drill Guides After Volar Locking Plate Fixation of Distal Radial Fractures: A Report of Three ... Isolated Irreducible Chronic Volar Dislocation of the Distal Radioulnar Joint: A Case Report. Li, Yuan; Yan, Hui ... Combined Volar Hamate Dislocation and Scapholunate Ligament Rupture: A Case Report. Walmsley, David; Dhotar, Herman; Geddes, ... Transscaphoid Volar Lunate Dislocation: A Case Report. Papadonikolakis, Anastasios; Mavrodontidis, Alexandros N.; Zalavras, ...
Two newer treatment are fragment-specific fixation and fixed-angle volar plating. These attempt fixation rigid enough to allow ... The angle between the two lines is the angle of volar or dorsal tilt of the wrist. Measurement of volar or dorsal tilt should ... This was followed by the use of plating in 1965.[4] References[edit]. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Distal Radius Fractures ... Tear drop angle - It is the angle between the line that pass through the central axis of the volar rim of the lunate facet of ...
Can the Use of Variable-Angle Volar Locking Plates Compensate for Suboptimal Plate Positioning in Unstable Distal Radius ... Can the Use of Variable-Angle Volar Locking Plates Compensate for Suboptimal Plate Positioning in Unstable Distal Radius ... Can the Use of Variable-Angle Volar Locking Plates Compensate for Suboptimal Plate Positioning in Unstable Distal Radius ... Can the Use of Variable-Angle Volar Locking Plates Compensate for Suboptimal Plate Positioning in Unstable Distal Radius ...
Biomechanical properties of fixed-angle volar distal radius plates under dynamic loading. ...
The Lever Action Plate System™ is a dynamic, fragment reduction technology that assists surgeons in restoring volar tilt and ... An improvement on the current, generic plates available on the market, the system has optional variable angle screws of varying ... has been reported with traditional volar plating and post-op complication rates can be as high as 80%. The Lever Action Plate ... The innovative Lever Action Plate System™ features proprietary beams that align volar tilt. The beams are inserted into the ...
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It is minimally invasive and has functional and radiographic results similar to those achieved with volar locking plates in ... treated with a nonspanning external fixation device and outcomes achieved with volar locking plates in a historical control ... compared with outcomes data from historical control matched patients with fracture patterns treated with volar locking plates. ... volar tilt, radial height, radial inclination, and Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) scores between the 2 ...
Dorsal Plating Volar Fixed-Angle Plating 1. Early pain and oedema control 1. Early oedema control 1.Oedema control, Immediate ... dorsal plating, 4) fragment-specific fixation, 5) open reduction and internal fixation with a volar plate through a classic ... Dorsal, volar or T-plates with screws may be used.[13] However, due to the invasive and demanding nature of open surgery, there ... Type ΙΙΙ: spike fracture; contuses volar structures *Type ΙV: split fracture; medial complex fractured with dorsal and volar ...
Erratum to: Variable-angle locking plate with or without double-tiered subchondral support procedure in the treatment of intra- ... A new volar plate made of carbon-fiber-reinforced polyetheretherketon for distal radius fracture: analysis of 40 cases. ... Variable-angle locking plate with or without double-tiered subchondral support procedure in the treatment of intra-articular ... Malunited extra-articular distal radius fractures: corrective osteotomies using volar locking plate. ...
Volar fixation system with fixed-angle multi-hole drill guide US20160270829A1 (en) 2016-09-22. Joint arthrodesis and ... A bone fixation plate (10) according to claim 5, in which the plate (10) is a proximal humeral plate including proximal and ... A61B17/80-Cortical plates, i.e. bone plates; Instruments for holding or positioning cortical plates, or for compressing bones ... A61B17/8061-Cortical plates, i.e. bone plates; Instruments for holding or positioning cortical plates, or for compressing bones ...
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The regenerating nail plate follows the contour of the repaired fingertip amputation, angling in a dorsal to volar direction. ... The regenerating nail plate follows the contour of the repaired fingertip amputation, angling in a dorsal to volar direction. ...
... for fixing bone with a bone plate supported temporarily at a slant on bone by a leg member before the bone plate is used as a ... the leg member may be a post member that attaches to the bone plate by threaded engagement with an aperture of the bone plate. ... In some embodiments, the bone plate and the leg member may be used near the end of a long bone, such as on a distal portion of ... The term "palmar" may be used as a synonym for "volar.") The palmar inclination is defined as the angle between a first line ...
Distal radius fractures with diaphyseal involvement:fixation with fixed angle volar plate. Rajesh Chawda. International Journal ...
The volar plate group experienced more tendon and median nerve complications; however, the external fixation group had a ... There were no significant differences between the groups in the scapholunate angle or palmar tilt measurements, but the volar ... One study compared the complication rates in patients treated with external fixation versus volar plating of distal radius ... Problems of bridging plate fixation for the treatment of forearm shaft fractures with the locking compression plate. Arch ...
Subchondral Support Fixation with Optimal Distal Dorsal Cortical Distance Using a Variable-Angle Volar Locking-Plate System for ... Age and sex-related distribution of alpha angles and the prevalence of the cam morphology of the hip in Asians do not differ ...
A Prospective Study of Surgical Outcomes of Volar, Fixed-Angle Plate Fixation of Unstable Distal Radius Fractures. Steven C. ...
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Buzzel JE, Weikert DR, Watson JT, Lee DH (2008) Precontoured fixed-angle volar distal radius plates: a comparison of anatomic ... Figl M, Weninger P, Liska M, Hofbauer M, Leixnering M (2009) Volar fixed-angle plate osteosynthesis of unstable distal radius ... Distal radius measurements and efficacy of fixed-angle locking volar plates. Turk J Med Sci 44(1):36-41CrossRefGoogle Scholar ... Various circular arc radii of the distal volar radius and the implications on volar plate osteosynthesis. Orthopedics 31(12):89 ...
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  • Apart from closed reduction and percutaneous pinning of simpler fracture patterns, the three main methods of management are external fixation, dorsal plating, and volar fixed-angle plating. (qxmd.com)
  • Specific advantages of volar fixed-angle plating include stable fixed-angle support that permits early active wrist rehabilitation, direct fracture reduction, and fewer soft-tissue and tendon problems. (qxmd.com)
  • Variable-angle locking plate with or without double-tiered subchondral support procedure in the treatment of intra-articular distal radius fracture. (qxmd.com)
  • Volar radioscapholunate arthrodesis for malunited distal radius fracture with unsalvageable wrist articular degeneration: case report. (qxmd.com)
  • Volar fixation of dorsally displaced distal radial fracture using locking compression plate. (qxmd.com)
  • A bone plate for a fracture between an epiphysis and a diaphysis has an outer part unitarily formed with a fan-shaped outer end having a plurality of outer holes and an inner end extending from the outer end. (google.ca)
  • 6. The bone plate defined in claim 1 wherein the outer part is formed between its inner and outer ends with a window through which a fracture between the diaphysis and epiphysis is viewable. (google.ca)
  • Reverse deformity is seen in volar angulation ( Smith's fracture ). (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical and radiographic data from 25 patients with these fractures, treated with the external fixation device, were compared with outcomes data from historical control matched patients with fracture patterns treated with volar locking plates. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • This fracture type has a variety of treatment alternatives, including nonoperative closed reduction and casting of stable fractures, open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) with dorsal or volar locking plates, and external fixation. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • Biomechanics of the Injured Fibula Following Plate Fixation of a Concomitant Tibia Fracture To Fix or Not to Fix? (thefreedictionary.com)
  • One alignment hole is configured for aligning the plate during an osteotomy procedure, while other alignment holes are configured for use after fracture reduction and receive K-wires to temporarily stabilize the fracture and secure the plate to the bone and determine whether pegs inserted through adjacent respective peg holes will be properly located before drilling relatively larger holes for such pegs. (google.com)
  • This study aimed to comparatively observe the effects of the volar plate for preserving the pronator quadratus (PQ) during distal radius fracture treatment. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Jindal Medi Surge are manufacturer's of the widest range of Locking Plates & Screws which are fracture fixation devices with threaded screw holes, which allow screws to thread to the plate and function as a fixed-angle device. (jmsortho.com)
  • Jindal Medi Surge are manufacturer's of the widest range of PHMA Locking Plate 3.5mm (Proximal Humeral Multi Angle) pertaining to Humerus Bone Fractures which are fracture fixation devices with threaded screw holes, which allow screws to thread to the plate and function as a fixed-angle device. (jmsortho.com)
  • Locking Proximal Tibia Raft Plate 3.5mm - 4.0mm Orthopedic Locking Implant The goal of any surgical fracture treatment is to reconstruct the anatomy and restore its function. (jmsortho.com)
  • Locking Compression Plate Allows fracture treatment using conventional plating with conventional cancellous or cortex bone screws, Allows fracture treatment using locked plating with uni cortical or bicortical locking screws, Permits the combination of locking and conventional screw techniques. (jmsortho.com)
  • We describe an extremely rare case of an absent FCR identified during a volar approach for fixation of a distal radius fracture. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A 59-year-old woman with distal radius fracture underwent surgery using the usual FCR approach and volar locking plate. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Although the FCR approach is commonly used for fixation of distal radius fractures because of its simplicity and safety, this is the first report of complete absence of the FCR during the commonly performed volar approach for fixation of a distal radius fracture, to our knowledge. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We had planned to fix the distal radius fracture using the usual FCR approach and a special plate designed for a volar rim fragment of the distal radius. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We present two case reports of successful primary shortening of the forearm and total wrist arthroplasty (TWA) using the new angle-stable Maestro Wrist Reconstructive System (WRS) for treatment of highly comminuted distal radius fracture in selected autonomous patients. (hindawi.com)
  • Three 2.5mm fixed-angle locking screws buttress the subchondral plate and secure the distal fracture fragment(s) to the nail. (vjortho.com)
  • We performed a clinical trial comparing mobilization of the wrist joint within two weeks (early motion) or at six weeks (late motion) after volar plate fixation of a fracture of the distal part of the radius in order to test the null hypothesis that there are no differences in the flexion-extension arc three and six months after surgery. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Sixty patients with an isolated fracture of the distal part of the radius that was treated with a single, fixed-angle volar plate and screws were enrolled. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • But when patients with volar lunate facet fragment is less than 15 mm, communited or lunate subsidence, the use of rim fracture plate might also useful for this kind of fractures. (go.jp)
  • Are conventional reconstruction plates equivalent to precontoured locking plates for distal humerus fracture fixation? (cisejournal.org)
  • a randomised controlled trial of percutaneous fixation with kirschner wires versus volar locking-plate fixation in the treatment of adult patients with a dorsally displaced fracture of the distal radius. (nihr.ac.uk)
  • The primary aim of this trial is to determine if there is a difference in the Patient-Reported Wrist Evaluation one year following K-wire fixation versus locking-plate fixation for adult patients with a dorsally-displaced fracture of the distal radius. (nihr.ac.uk)
  • To date, Globus has received FDA 510(k) clearance for 11 products, covering the major segments of the orthopedic trauma market - fracture plates, compression screws, cannulated screws, intramedullary nails, and external fixation. (tigerbuford.com)
  • We have been using the WALANT technique since January 2015 to perform plating for distal radius fracture, but at present, there is no relevant literature on WALANT for this purpose. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The variable angle hip fracture nail relative to the gamma 3: a finite element analysis illustrating the same stiffness and fatigue characteristics. (ucsf.edu)
  • An improvement on the current, generic plates available on the market, the system has optional variable angle screws of varying sizes with patented locking technology. (prnewswire.com)
  • However, it should be noted that while locking periarticular plates with multiple fixed-angle screws ensures a good option for the management of periprosthetic supracondylar femur fractures, there is a relatively high-risk of persistent instability, likely because of the limited bone stock for adequate distal fixation and the existence of osteoporosis and comminution at the metaphyseal area. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • These plates may have a mixture of holes that allow placement of both locking and traditional non locking screws (so-called com-bi plates). (jmsortho.com)
  • Locking screws provide the ability to create a fixed angle construct while utilizing familiar plating techniques. (jmsortho.com)
  • SIORA's Small Fragment Locking Plates Screws are available in both Titanium and Stainless-Steel alloy construct. (siiora.com)
  • The distal screws are anatomically configured to approximate the radial inclination while the volar-dorsal angle divergence provides stable, three-point fixation. (vjortho.com)
  • Our best seller implants are: titanium proximal humeral plate , scarphoid screws, mini fragments plates . (medicalexpo.com)
  • expected effects.Locking plates are provided with holes A for conventional cortical screws with or without compression and with threaded holes B for locking screws. (medicalexpo.com)
  • The device comprises as a separate element a coupling piece with a plate portion which can be mounted to the outside of the bone by means of one or more cross screws. (google.es)
  • 5. A device according to claim 1 wherein there are two elastic nails, both to be locked in place by the coupling member, and two screws for anchoring the plate portion of the coupling member to the bone. (google.es)
  • A volar fixation system includes a T-shaped plate intended to be positioned against the volar side of the radial bone, a plurality of bone screws for securing the plate along an non-fractured portion of the radial bone, and a plurality of bone pegs which extend from the plate and into bone fragments. (google.se)
  • There are several operative options but the two most common in the UK, are Kirschner-wire fixation (K-wires) and volar plate fixation using fixed-angle screws (locking-plates). (nihr.ac.uk)
  • orthopedic bone screws , bone plates, intramedullary Nails, and many more for the treatment of bone fractures. (siiora.com)
  • Locking plates refer to those plates that can be used with both locking head screws and non- locking screws. (siiora.com)
  • Non- locking plates refer to those plates that have holes that will only accommodate non- locking screws. (siiora.com)
  • The advantages of volar fixed angle plates include anatomic fixation, early mobilisation and improved grip strength. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We are one of the most prominent manufacturers and distributors of Small T Plate Oblique Angled and other Ulna Bone Plates, such as One Third Tubular Plate, Dynamic Compression Plate Small, T- Plate Oblique Angle Right, and Left. (iosplortho.com)
  • This was followed by internal fixation with a volar locking plate. (scielo.org.za)
  • 2 Closed reduction with percutaneous pinning or external fixation has become less common with a trend toward using volar locking plates for internal fixation. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • Internal fixation with volar locking plates has revolutionized the treatment of distal radius fractures. (springer.com)
  • Carter PR, Frederick HA, Laseter GF (1998) Open reduction and internal fixation of unstable distal radius fractures with a low-profile plate: a multicenter study of 73 patients. (springer.com)
  • Dynamic Compression Plate Small work as metallic plate finding application in orthopedics for meeting the demands of internal fixation of bone especially after fractures and assists in exerting dynamic pressure between bone fragments that need to be transfixed. (iosplortho.com)
  • Distal radial fractures are increasingly being treated by internal fixation using volar locking plates. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Trauma bone plate is one of the widely used implants that facilitate healing of the fractured bones by stabilization and rigid internal fixation. (siiora.com)
  • The aim of this study is to determine and compare the efficacy of two different plates for surgical treatment of distal radius fractures. (biomedcentral.com)
  • PURPOSE: The purpose of this study is to evaluate outcome of variable-angle volar locking plate for treatment of distal radius fractures. (bvsalud.org)
  • CONCLUSION: Treatment of distal radius fractures using variable angle volar locking plate showed satisfactory outcomes. (bvsalud.org)
  • Mignemi ME, Byram IR, Wolfe CC et al (2013) Radiographic outcomes of volar locked plating for distal radius fractures. (springer.com)
  • We measured the TDA using the 'central axis' method on the standard lateral wrist X-ray as well as the distal radial tilt angles both pre- and post-operatively. (scielo.org.za)
  • An imprint of the distal edge was attained using silicone mass and the palmar cortical angle (PCA) of the lateral and intermediate column, here declared as medial, according to the concept of Rikli and Rigazzoni. (springer.com)
  • Overall, study results demonstrated an angle of 148.25° ± 6.83 for the medial PCA and 156.07° ± 7.00 for the lateral PCA. (springer.com)
  • The volar Radial plate, proximal humeral plate, Intraarticular lower humeral plates (both medial and lateral) change the picture of management drastically and early mobilization which it provides gives a far better result. (siiora.com)
  • In the utilization of such nails the surgeon, after exposing the lateral portion of the femur, approximates the angle at which he anticipates the nail portion is to be inserted so as to properly contact the head of the femur. (google.com)
  • Volar, Dorsal, and Lateral Locking Plate Fixation for Pilon Fractures. (houstonhandandwrist.com)
  • Triangular ligament: Prevents volar subluxation of lateral bands. (brainscape.com)
  • Choi G, Ghalamhor N. Nihal A, Trepman F,: Revision ankle arthrodesis with lateral cannulated angled blade plate fixation: case report. (riversidemedicalclinic.com)
  • We assess the reduction of the TDA in intra-articular distal radius fractures treated with volar locking plates. (scielo.org.za)
  • Complications of low-profile dorsal versus volar locking plates in the distal radius: a comparative study. (qxmd.com)
  • Biomechanical Comparison of Volar Fixed-Angle Locking Plates for AO C3 Distal Radius Fractures: Titanium Versus Stainless Steel With Compression. (qxmd.com)
  • We conducted a study to compare functional and radiographic outcomes of unstable comminuted intra-articular distal radius fractures (DRFs) treated with a nonspanning external fixation device and outcomes achieved with volar locking plates in a historical control group. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • It is minimally invasive and has functional and radiographic results similar to those achieved with volar locking plates in matched patients in historical control studies. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • Numerous studies have found excellent outcomes of treating unstable DRFs with ORIF with volar locking plates. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • These specific small locking plates are a boon to the Orthopedic surgeons. (siiora.com)
  • Surgical intervention is warranted in displaced intraarticular fractures and fractures with more than the recommended angulation or shortening, and is most commonly treated with volarly placed fixed angle locking plates. (biomedcentral.com)
  • radiusdistal epiphysis Product plate System 4.0ChLP his instruction refers to a set of 4.0ChLP locking plates intended for the treatment of fractures of distal radius . (medicalexpo.com)
  • Distal tibial fractures: is the role of locking plates understood? (cisejournal.org)
  • The authors assess results of distal radius osteosynthesis procedures using the Aptus ® Radius 2.5 mm (Medartis, Schweiz) system, consisting of 18 types of multidirectional, locking plates, designated for osteosyntheses and corrective osteotomies of the distal radius. (prelekara.sk)
  • Functional and radiological outcomes were similar to those with other types of locking plates. (prelekara.sk)
  • The results obtained from this study correspond to data presented in other recent studies assessing multidirectional locking plates. (prelekara.sk)
  • This study examined the effect of low-profile volar rim plates (VR), proximally placed standard variable-angle locking plates (pVA-LCP), and distally placed standard variable-angle locking plates (dVA-LCP) on the flexor pollicis longus (FPL) tendon in a cadaver model. (cmeonline.com)
  • Fractures in the young bone can be treated effectively with the non-locking plates. (siiora.com)
  • The volar ligaments are stronger and give more stability to the radiocarpal articulation than the dorsal ligaments [5] . (physio-pedia.com)
  • They are bound proximally by the capsule of the elbow joint and the annular ligament and distally by the capsule of the wrist joint, the dorsal and volar radioulnar ligaments, and the fibrocartilaginous articular disk. (medscape.com)
  • Supporting the palmar aspect of the wrist is a complex web of ligaments collectively known as the volar radiocarpal ligaments. (chionline.com)
  • There was no statistically significant difference in the measured outcomes for wrist flexion and extension, radial deviation, pronation and supination, volar tilt, radial height, radial inclination, and Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) scores between the 2 groups. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • measured the PQ width upon the withdrawal of the plate from the patients with a sutured PQ and found that it was approximately 68% of normal, but muscle width variations showed no significant effects on wrist function [ 12 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Preliminary clinical results show faster return of wrist function compared to previously published studies on conventional plating. (vjortho.com)
  • Plate fixation of the distal part of the radius is believed to improve wrist motion by allowing earlier exercises. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • In obtaining the volar/palmar transverse view of the wrist, many found it challenging to visualize the median nerve without having the flexor tendons appear too dark due to anisotropy. (the-rheumatologist.org)
  • The Lever Action Plate System™ is a dynamic, fragment reduction technology that assists surgeons in restoring volar tilt and articular congruity. (prnewswire.com)
  • Lever Action Plate System™ by McGinley Orthopedics: The Lever Action Plate System™ is a dynamic, fragment reduction technology that assists surgeons in restoring volar tilt and articular congruity. (prnewswire.com)
  • It is designed to assist the surgeon with restoring volar tilt and in turn, potentially improve patient outcomes. (prnewswire.com)
  • 3. The bone plate defined in claim 1 wherein the means for pressing includes a screw having a shaft threaded axially into the inner end of the outer part and a head bearing axially on the outer end of the inner part. (google.ca)
  • 5. The bone plate defined in claim 1 wherein the inner end of the outer part is formed with a throughgoing slot extending generally parallel to the diaphysis, the plate further comprising an anchor screw extending through the slot and seated in the diaphysis. (google.ca)
  • Used in combination with the IntelliSense Drill Technology®, a drill that auto-stops at the far side of the bone and indicates depth measurement for accurate screw sizing, the Lever Action Plate System™ will improve surgical procedures and outcomes. (prnewswire.com)
  • Plate and screw osteosynthesis has been established as clinically advantageous for quite some time. (jmsortho.com)
  • The Large Fragment Locking Compression Plate System is part of a Titanium and Stainless-Steel Plate and Screw System that merges locking screw technology with conventional plating techniques. (jmsortho.com)
  • A fixed angle construct provides improved fixation in multi fragment fractures or osteopenic bone where traditional screw purchase is compromised. (jmsortho.com)
  • Their thin contour reduces the amount of tissue stripping thus maintains their biology, the combiholes provide two functions in one time, the regular holes make the plate sit close to the bones and the locking holes make the grip of the screw better in both the plate and bone. (siiora.com)
  • xloc Locking Plate System / Locking Screw System Straight and anatomically shaped plates for bone fixation allows angular stability by using a locking screw. (medicalexpo.com)
  • Designed for optimal screw placement, minimal tissue irritation, with multiple plate and screw options for increased surgical choice. (austofix.com.au)
  • The plate includes including a plurality of screw holes and a plurality of threaded peg holes. (google.se)
  • Fixation of dorsally displaced distal radius fractures with volar plate. (qxmd.com)
  • McCall TA, Conrad B, Badman B, Wright T. Volar versus dorsal fixed-angle fixation of dorsally unstable extra-articular distal radius fractures: a biomechanic study. (medoptic.com)
  • Volar fixed-angle plating also avoids the complications often associated with external fixation and dorsal plating. (qxmd.com)
  • External fixation versus volar locking plate for displaced intra-articular distal radius fractures: a prospective randomized comparative study of the functional outcomes. (qxmd.com)
  • Functional outcome of unstable distal radius fractures: ORIF with a volar fixed-angle tine plate versus external fixation. (qxmd.com)
  • Clinical and radiographic outcomes of patients treated with non-spanning external fixation are comparable to those treated with open reduction and internal volar locked plate fixation. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • Non-spanning external fixation can lead to satisfactory outcomes based on the following features: fragment specific fixation, subchondral support, fixed angle strength, limited dissection, distraction/length adjustment, joint distraction avoidance, and ability to perform early rehabilitation. (amjorthopedics.com)
  • Primary surgical options would include internal locked volar or dorsal plating, joint bridging, or nonbridging external fixation with or without percutaneous pinning using Kirschner- (K-) wires, sole percutaneous pinning, and internal distraction plating. (hindawi.com)
  • Volar tilt angles were restored close to normal values, a parameter that is well known and actively looked at during reduction under fluoroscopy. (scielo.org.za)
  • The innovative Lever Action Plate System™ features proprietary beams that align volar tilt . (prnewswire.com)
  • Radiographic indices including the radial tilt, length, volar inclination and plate prominence will also be measured. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Between preoperative and immediate postoperative radiographic measurement, the mean radial length improved from 8.4 to 11.8 mm, radial inclination from 14.2degrees to 22.4degrees, volar tilt from -4.5degrees to 9.6degrees, and intraarticular step-off from 1.8 to 0.3 mm (p0.05). (bvsalud.org)
  • 4 On plain radiographs, Robert Medoff 5 introduced the teardrop angle (TDA), which is a radiographic parameter that gives information on the congruity of the lunate facet. (scielo.org.za)
  • Unstable distal radius fractures in the elderly patient--volar fixed-angle plate osteosynthesis prevents secondary loss of reduction. (qxmd.com)
  • Volar fixed-angle plate osteosynthesis of unstable distal radius fractures: 12 months results. (qxmd.com)
  • At our institution, locked plating osteosynthesis is used for the plurality of "very" distal tibia fractures, such as metaphyseal fractures with or without intrarticular extension, such as Pilon fractures. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Figl M, Weninger P, Liska M, Hofbauer M, Leixnering M (2009) Volar fixed-angle plate osteosynthesis of unstable distal radius fractures: 12 months results. (springer.com)
  • Malunited extra-articular distal radius fractures: corrective osteotomies using volar locking plate. (qxmd.com)
  • 6. Mahmoud M, El Shafie S, Kamal M. Correction of dorsally-malunited extra-articular distal radial fractures using volar locked plates without bone grafting. (mattioli1885journals.com)
  • Although the micro-invasive surgical treatment of preserving the PQ through the volar approach in treating distal radial fractures has been widely used domestically and abroad [ 9 , 10 ], few studies have described the anatomical characteristics of the PQ. (alliedacademies.org)
  • These include the duckbill deformity, which causes the thumb or fingers to form a 90 degree angle. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • We recommend using CFR-PEEK plates in longitudinal in vivo studies that monitor the healing process of unstable distal radius fractures treated operatively by plating or bone graft ingrowth. (biomedcentral.com)
  • These plates are useful for the fractures in osteoporotic bone, fractures with short metaphyseal segments and fractures treated with biological fixation. (siiora.com)
  • Oppermann J, Wacker M, Stein G et al (2014) Anatomical fit of seven different palmar distal radius plates. (springer.com)
  • Letsch R, Infanger M, Schimdt J, Koch HJ (2003) Surgical treatment of fractures of the distal radius with plates: a comparison of palmar and dorsal plate position. (springer.com)
  • Most students had not practiced scanning the first metacarpalphalangeal (MCP) joint, and so had difficulty with the volar/palmar views. (the-rheumatologist.org)
  • On the volar side of the MCP, the synovial recess is best visualized proximal to the palmar plate. (the-rheumatologist.org)
  • The palmar aspect of the joint is stabilized by a plate of fibrocartilage called the volar plate. (chionline.com)
  • Phma Locking Plate 3.5mm (Proximal Humeral Multi Angle) Long - S.S. (jmsortho.com)
  • Badman BL, Mighell M, Drake G. Proximal Humeral Nonunions: Surgical Technique with Fibular Strut Allograft and Fixed-Angle Locked Plating. (medoptic.com)
  • Badman BL, Kalandiak S, Prasarn M, Mighell M. Proximal Humeral Nonunions Treated with Fixed-Angle Locked Plating and an Intramedullary Strut Allograft. (medoptic.com)
  • Functional outcome and complications after volar plating for dorsally displaced, unstable fractures of the distal radius. (qxmd.com)
  • When using HRpQCT to monitor unstable distal radius fractures that require volar distal radius plating for fixation, radiolucent CFR-PEEK plates may be a better alternative to currently used titanium plates to allow for reliable assessment. (biomedcentral.com)
  • An efficient option for busy trauma hospitals dealing with the increasing incidence of hip fractures, the Tectona hip plate delivers a reliable solution for trochanteric hip fractures. (austofix.com.au)
  • They are treated by implanting the trauma bone plate in the human body by the means of surgery. (siiora.com)
  • Nelson, D.L.: Early Results of Fixed Angle Plate Fixation for Distal Radius Fractures. (davidlnelson.md)
  • One group had arthroscopy-assisted reduction prior to volar locking plate fixation, while the other had volar locking plate fixation with fluoroscopy alone to guide reduction. (scielo.org.za)
  • A novel solution for a wide range of distal radius fractures, The Lever Action Plate System™ provides precise, beam-assisted reduction of intra-articular fractures, creating a structurally sound fixation. (prnewswire.com)
  • However, plating for distal radius fractures usually requires more surgical time than that for minor hand surgeries as well as a bloodless surgical field to achieve the anatomical reduction. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Flexion - where there is a reduction in the angle between bones or parts of the body. (wikiversity.org)
  • At first, we wrongly identified the palmaris longus tendon as the FCR because it was the tendinous structure at the most radial location of the volar distal forearm. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Foot and Ankle International.Chol G, Huang J, Fowble V, Tucci J: Volar forearm compartment syndrome in a 3-year-old child following FDP muscle rupture: case report. (riversidemedicalclinic.com)
  • Volar fixed-angle plating is advantageous in elderly osteopenic patients and for high-energy comminuted fractures and malunions requiring osteotomy. (qxmd.com)
  • The aim of the study was to evaluate the radiological and functional outcomes of corrective osteotomy of malunited, dorsally tilted distal radius fractures, using fixed-angle volar plates. (qxmd.com)
  • All patients were treated with an opening wedge osteotomy with a fixed-angle volar plate and cancellous bone grafting. (qxmd.com)
  • A corrective osteotomy with the use of a volar locking plate aims to restore articular surface congruency and improve outcomes. (mattioli1885journals.com)
  • We present our local experience with clinical, functional and radiological outcomes of corrective osteotomy using a fixed angle volar locking plate and bone graft for management of distal radius mal-union. (mattioli1885journals.com)
  • In this series of 32 patients (the biggest reported in the literature in our knowledge) a corrective osteotomy with fixed-angle volar locking plate for mal-united distal radius has shown to improve both clinical-radiological and patient reported outcomes and provide good results of the very few complications' treatments. (mattioli1885journals.com)
  • Biomechanical data indicate that, when loaded to failure, volar fixed-angle plates have significant strength advantages over dorsal plating. (qxmd.com)
  • Volar fixation for dorsally angulated extra-articular fractures of the distal radius: a biomechanical study. (mattioli1885journals.com)
  • Peine R, Rikli DA, Hoffmann R, Duda G, Regazzoni P (2000) Comparison of three different plating techniques for the dorsum of the distal radius: a biomechanical study. (springer.com)
  • Biomechanical analysis of a volar variable-angle locking plate: the effect of capturing a distal radial styloid fragment. (profissionaldebermuda.com)
  • Fixed-angle volar plates provide a stable fixation after corrective osteotomies of the distal radius and might be a safer alternative to conventional fixation methods. (qxmd.com)
  • Dy CJ, Young KC, Carlson MG. The Maximum Distal and Ulnar Position of a Fixed-Angle Volar Plate to Avoid Intra-Articular Penetration: A Cadaver Study. (hss.edu)
  • OBJECTIVE: To determine if the addition of a dorsal ulnar pin plate provides improved stability characteristics in the management of intra-articular distal radius fractures with an associated dorsal ulnar fragment. (bvsalud.org)
  • Buzzel JE, Weikert DR, Watson JT, Lee DH (2008) Precontoured fixed-angle volar distal radius plates: a comparison of anatomic fit. (springer.com)
  • The DVR ® Crosslock Distal Radius Plating System eases the challenge of treating distal radius fractures by incorporating a low-profile, anatomic design with advanced fixation options and streamlined instrumentation. (zimmerbiomet.com)
  • All had surgical treatment in the form of a volar locking plate. (scielo.org.za)
  • Surgical correction of dorsally angulated distal radius malunions with fixed angle volar plating: a case series. (qxmd.com)
  • Reconstruction of both volar and dorsal limbs of the scapholunate interosseous ligament. (houstonhandandwrist.com)
  • It is caused by abnormal stress on the volar plate, the ligament around the middle joint of the finger (PIP joint). (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Lever Action Plate System® for Distal Radius Fractures by. (prnewswire.com)
  • Finsen V, Asaheim T (2000) Initial experience with the forte plate for dorsally displaced distal radius fractures. (springer.com)
  • Volar locking plate fixation of distal radius fractures is commonly performed because of its good clinical outcomes. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The flexor carpi radialis (FCR) approach is one of the most popular approaches to fixing distal radius fractures from the volar side because of its simplicity and safety [ 2 , 3 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We report clinical outcomes of fourteen cases that had treated with volar locking plate for volar displaced distal radius fractures. (go.jp)
  • From January 2015 to January 2017, 60 patients with distal radius fractures were treated, and 24 patients (40% of all) were treated with either a volar or a dorsal plate via WALANT procedure. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Of these 24 patients, 21 radius fractures were fixed with a volar plate, and the other 3 were fixed with a dorsal plate. (biomedcentral.com)
  • However, there is no prospective study to date comparing one plate against another in terms of outcome and complications. (biomedcentral.com)
  • However, use of volar plates has also led to the emergence of new types of complications. (springer.com)
  • METHODS: OTA/AO type C3 fractures, with a dorsal ulnar fragment of one-third or one-half the width of the distal radius, were simulated in 9 matched pairs of fresh-frozen cadaveric arms randomized between fixed-angle volar plate only versus volar plate with addition of a dorsal ulnar pin plate. (bvsalud.org)
  • Ulnar neck plates in two lengths are provided to address associated fractures of the ulna. (avantiortho.com)
  • The sternum (breast plate) is medial to the clavcle (shoulder bone). (wikiversity.org)
  • Nutek Orthopaedics) may be used in cases that traditionally might be treated with locked plating or fragment-specific fixation. (amjorthopedics.com)