The surgical cutting of a bone. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Transverse sectioning and repositioning of the maxilla. There are three types: Le Fort I osteotomy for maxillary advancement or the treatment of maxillary fractures; Le Fort II osteotomy for the treatment of maxillary fractures; Le Fort III osteotomy for the treatment of maxillary fractures with fracture of one or more facial bones. Le Fort III is often used also to correct craniofacial dysostosis and related facial abnormalities. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p1203 & p662)
Deformities acquired after birth as the result of injury or disease. The joint deformity is often associated with rheumatoid arthritis and leprosy.
Congenital dislocation of the hip generally includes subluxation of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and complete dislocation of the femoral head from the true acetabulum. This condition occurs in approximately 1 in 1000 live births and is more common in females than in males.
Union of the fragments of a fractured bone in a faulty or abnormal position. If two bones parallel to one another unite by osseous tissue, the result is a crossunion. (From Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 4th ed)
Lateral displacement of the great toe (HALLUX), producing deformity of the first METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT with callous, bursa, or bunion formation over the bony prominence.
The second longest bone of the skeleton. It is located on the medial side of the lower leg, articulating with the FIBULA laterally, the TALUS distally, and the FEMUR proximally.
Sagittal sectioning and repositioning of the ramus of the MANDIBLE to correct a mandibular retrusion, MALOCCLUSION, ANGLE CLASS III; and PROGNATHISM. The oblique sectioning line consists of multiple cuts horizontal and vertical to the mandibular ramus.
The longest and largest bone of the skeleton, it is situated between the hip and the knee.
The five long bones of the METATARSUS, articulating with the TARSAL BONES proximally and the PHALANGES OF TOES distally.
The part of the pelvis that comprises the pelvic socket where the head of FEMUR joins to form HIP JOINT (acetabulofemoral joint).
Bones that constitute each half of the pelvic girdle in VERTEBRATES, formed by fusion of the ILIUM; ISCHIUM; and PUBIC BONE.
A particular type of FEMUR HEAD NECROSIS occurring in children, mainly male, with a course of four years or so.
The joint that is formed by the articulation of the head of FEMUR and the ACETABULUM of the PELVIS.
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 distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.
Displacement of the femur bone from its normal position at the HIP JOINT.
Surgery of the upper jaw bone usually performed to correct upper and lower jaw misalignment.
Increase in the longest dimension of a bone to correct anatomical deficiencies, congenital, traumatic, or as a result of disease. The lengthening is not restricted to long bones. The usual surgical methods are internal fixation and distraction.
The stable placement of surgically induced fractures of the mandible or maxilla through the use of elastics, wire ligatures, arch bars, or other splints. It is used often in the cosmetic surgery of retrognathism and prognathism. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p636)
Displacement of bones out of line in relation to joints. It may be congenital or traumatic in origin.
The part of the foot between the tarsa and the TOES.
Intraoral OSTEOTOMY of the lower jaw usually performed in order to correct MALOCCLUSION.
Deformities of the SPINE characterized by an exaggerated convexity of the vertebral column. The forward bending of the thoracic region usually is more than 40 degrees. This deformity sometimes is called round back or hunchback.
The inner and longer bone of the FOREARM.
Surgical reconstruction of a joint to relieve pain or restore motion.
The hemispheric articular surface at the upper extremity of the thigh bone. (Stedman, 26th ed)
The physiological restoration of bone tissue and function after a fracture. It includes BONY CALLUS formation and normal replacement of bone tissue.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Aseptic or avascular necrosis of the femoral head. The major types are idiopathic (primary), as a complication of fractures or dislocations, and LEGG-CALVE-PERTHES DISEASE.
A condition in which one of a pair of legs fails to grow as long as the other, which could result from injury or surgery.
Bone lengthening by gradual mechanical distraction. An external fixation device produces the distraction across the bone plate. The technique was originally applied to long bones but in recent years the method has been adapted for use with mandibular implants in maxillofacial surgery.
Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the hip joint which usually appears in late middle or old age. It is characterized by growth or maturational disturbances in the femoral neck and head, as well as acetabular dysplasia. A dominant symptom is pain on weight-bearing or motion.
Specialized devices used in ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY to repair bone fractures.
A synovial hinge connection formed between the bones of the FEMUR; TIBIA; and PATELLA.
Internal devices used in osteosynthesis to hold the position of the fracture in proper alignment. By applying the principles of biomedical engineering, the surgeon uses metal plates, nails, rods, etc., for the correction of skeletal defects.
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.
A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.
The use of HIGH-ENERGY SHOCK WAVES, in the frequency range of 20-30 kHz, to cut through mineralized tissue.
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
The articulation between a metatarsal bone (METATARSAL BONES) and a phalanx.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Lack of stability of a joint or joint prosthesis. Factors involved are intra-articular disease and integrity of extra-articular structures such as joint capsule, ligaments, and muscles.
The largest and strongest bone of the FACE constituting the lower jaw. It supports the lower teeth.
The bone of the lower leg lateral to and smaller than the tibia. In proportion to its length, it is the most slender of the long bones.
Steel wires, often threaded through the skin, soft tissues, and bone, used to fix broken bones. Kirschner wires or apparatus also includes the application of traction to the healing bones through the wires.
The seven bones which form the tarsus - namely, CALCANEUS; TALUS; cuboid, navicular, and the internal, middle, and external cuneiforms.
The use of internal devices (metal plates, nails, rods, etc.) to hold the position of a fracture in proper alignment.
Inflammation of a bone and its overlaying CARTILAGE.
Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)
The forepart of the foot including the metatarsals and the TOES.
A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.
Surgery performed to repair or correct the skeletal anomalies of the jaw and its associated dental and facial structures (e.g. CLEFT PALATE).
A bone that forms the lower and anterior part of each side of the hip bone.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
A hinge joint connecting the FOREARM to the ARM.
A bone fixation technique using an external fixator (FIXATORS, EXTERNAL) for lengthening limbs, correcting pseudarthroses and other deformities, and assisting the healing of otherwise hopeless traumatic or pathological fractures and infections, such as chronic osteomyelitis. The method was devised by the Russian orthopedic surgeon Gavriil Abramovich Ilizarov (1921-1992). (From Bull Hosp Jt Dis 1992 Summer;52(1):1)
The grafting of bone from a donor site to a recipient site.
Bone in humans and primates extending from the SHOULDER JOINT to the ELBOW JOINT.
The bony deposit formed between and around the broken ends of BONE FRACTURES during normal healing.
The outer shorter of the two bones of the FOREARM, lying parallel to the ULNA and partially revolving around it.
The innermost digit of the foot in PRIMATES.
Fractures of the femur.
Distortion or disfigurement of the foot, or a part of the foot, acquired through disease or injury after birth.
Devices which are used in the treatment of orthopedic injuries and diseases.
One of three bones that make up the coxal bone of the pelvic girdle. In tetrapods, it is the part of the pelvis that projects backward on the ventral side, and in primates, it bears the weight of the sitting animal.
The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially those in the spine, hip, knee, and foot.
Fractures of the articular surface of a bone.
An abnormal twisting or rotation of a bodily part or member on its axis.
A dead body, usually a human body.
The pull on a limb or a part thereof. Skin traction (indirect traction) is applied by using a bandage to pull on the skin and fascia where light traction is required. Skeletal traction (direct traction), however, uses pins or wires inserted through bone and is attached to weights, pulleys, and ropes. (From Blauvelt & Nelson, A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 5th ed)
A fracture in which union fails to occur, the ends of the bone becoming rounded and eburnated, and a false joint occurs. (Stedman, 25th ed)

Quantitative assessment of the morphology of the pig's head used as a model in surgical experimentation. Part 1: Methods of Measurements. (1/1315)

Thirty-two surface measurements were described for assessment of the effect of complex surgical operations on the skeleton of the face in pigs. The methods of measurements imitate those of anthropometry. The surface measurements can complement cephalometry with data about the changes in the soft tissue and thus improve the documentation of the effect of surgery. This paper can help in the evaluation of complicated osteotomy procedures using the pig as the animal model, for facial reconstruction research in humans.  (+info)

Long-term results of spherical acetabular osteotomy. (2/1315)

We have examined the effect of the Wagner spherical acetabular osteotomy on preserving the joint in 38 hips with a mean follow-up of 17 years. At the time of the initial operation, 55% of patients had clinical symptoms and 30 joints showed minimal or absent radiological signs of osteoarthritis. At follow-up, 54% of patients had a good functional result. The osteotomy improved the mean centre-edge angle from -3 degrees to +15 degrees, the mean anterior centre-edge angle to 23 degrees and the acetabular head index to 75%. The obliquity of the acetabular roof decreased from 28 degrees to 16 degrees. One patient improved, but 14 deteriorated with joint degeneration. Of these, one progressed because of postoperative deep-tissue infection and five due to undercorrection. One patient needed total joint replacement after 14 years. At 17 years after operation, Wagner osteotomy had prevented progression of secondary arthritis in 63% of cases.  (+info)

Fractures of the posteromedial process of the talus. A report of two cases. (3/1315)

The authors present two cases of fractures of posteromedial process of talus. One was treated conservatively and the other by excision. The appearances of the CT scans, the therapeutic options and the mechanisms of injury are discussed.  (+info)

The orthopaedic aspects of multiple epiphyseal dysplasia. (4/1315)

Five cases of multiple epiphyseal dysplasia (MED) were treated from 1985-1996 at the Orthopaedics and Trauma Department of SSK Izmir Educational Hospital. Four patients were female and one was male. The pedigrees of the first two female patients had the same features of inter-related marriages. The patients have been followed up for 5.5-11 years (average of 7.5 years). Surgical operations were mostly required in the lower limbs. Problems in the hips required adductor myotomy, the Soutter procedure, total hip replacement, and pertrochanteric extension osteotomy. Management of the knees required supracondylar shortening and extension osteotomy of the femur, high tibial extension osteotomy, debridement of the knee joint with removal of osteophytes, ogleotomy of the patellar lengthening of the knee flexors and posterior capsulotomy. Interphalangeal arthrodesis for hammer toes, extension osteotomy of the head of the first metatarsals, and Kellers operation were carried out in the foot. In the upper limb decompression and anterior transposition of the ulnar nerve, debridement of the elbow joint, extension and valgus osteotomy of the distal radius, and extension osteotomy of the head of the first metacarpal were required.  (+info)

Malunion in the lower limb. A nomogram to predict the effects of osteotomy. (5/1315)

Nomograms derived from mathematical analysis indicate that the level of malunion is the most important determinant of changes in the moment arm of the knee, the plane of the ankle and alterations in limb length. Testing in five patients undergoing reconstruction showed a mean error of postoperative limb length of 2.2 mm (SD 0.8 mm), knee moment arm of 4.7 mm (SD 3.3 mm) and ankle angle of 2.6 degrees (SD 2.3 degrees). These nomograms provide the information required when assessing whether a particular degree of angulation may be accepted.  (+info)

Anatomical changes in the pelvis after modified Chiari pelvic osteotomy. (6/1315)

Although plain X-ray analysis is able to reveal anatomical changes in the frontal plane of the pelvis after Chiari pelvic osteotomy involving medial displacement (medialization) in the distal fragment and lateral displacement (lateralization) in the proximal fragment, changes in the horizontal or sagittal plane can not be discerned. Here, I have investigated three dimensional changes in the pelvis using CT in 22 patients before and after Chiari pelvic osteotomy. The various changes were investigated. Medialization in the distal fragment (average 0.4 cm) occurred in the 14 cases and to a slight extent in the other 8 cases. Also anterior or posterior displacement, and anterior rotation occurred in the distal fragment. Lateralization in the proximal fragment (average 0.8 cm) occurred in 19 cases and to a slight extent in the other 3 cases. Furthermore, the acetabular coverage over the femoral head, assessed by superimposing the acetabular region over the femoral head, improved by about 30% of the anterior half of femoral head and by about 20% of the posterior half of femoral head. It is suggested that the acetabular coverage over the femoral head is most affected by lateralization in the proximal fragment.  (+info)

Core cutter for harvesting cortical bone grafts for reconstructions of the ossicular chain. (7/1315)

Cortical bone autografts have been used to reconstruct the ossicular chain for more than 30 years. We describe a core cutter burr which facilitates the rapid harvesting of grafts which are suitable for a number of different types of reconstruction. The use of these grafts to reconstruct different defects of the ossicular chain is also presented.  (+info)

Lumbar osteotomy for correction of thoracolumbar kyphotic deformity in ankylosing spondylitis. A structured review of three methods of treatment. (8/1315)

OBJECTIVES: Three operative techniques have been described to correct thoracolumbar kyphotic deformity (TLKD) resulting from ankylosing spondylitis (AS) at the level of the lumbar spine: opening wedge osteotomy, polysegmental wedge osteotomies, and closing wedge osteotomy. Little knowledge exists on the indication for, and outcome of these corrective lumbar osteotomies. METHODS: A structured review of the medical literature was performed. RESULTS: A search of the literature revealed 856 patients reported in 41 articles published between 1945 and 1998. The mean age at time of operation was 41 years, male-female ratio 7.5 to 1. In 451 patients an open wedge osteotomy was performed. Polysegmental wedge osteotomies were performed in 249 patients and a closing wedge osteotomy in 156 patients. Most of the studies primarily focus on the surgical technique. Technical outcome data were poorly reported. Sixteen reports, including 523 patients, met the inclusion criteria of this study, and could be analysed for technical outcome data. The average correction achieved with each surgical techniques ranged from 37 to 40 degrees. Loss of correction was mainly reported in patients treated by open wedge osteotomy and polysegmental wedge osteotomies. Neurological complications were reported in all three techniques. The perioperative mortality was 4%. Pulmonary, cardiac and intestinal problems were found to be the major cause of fatal complications. CONCLUSION: Lumbar osteotomy for correction of TLKD resulting from AS is a major surgery. The indication for these lumbar osteotomies as well as the degree of correction in the lumbar spine has not yet been established. Furthermore, there is a need for a generally accepted clinical score that encompasses accurate preoperative and postoperative assessment of the spinal deformity. The results of this review suggest that the data from the literature are not suitable for decision making with regard to surgical treatment of TLKD resulting from AS.  (+info)

Rotational acetabular osteotomy (RAO), Chiari osteotomy and shelf procedure are important treatments to delay the progression of osteoarthritis in developmental dysplasia of hip (DDH) patients, but their biomechanical differences are still unknown. This study was to evaluate the different biomechanical changes of hip joint after these three surgeries. Sixteen DDH models of 8 human cadaver specimens were reconstructed, and treated by different surgeries, and then strain around femoral head was evaluated by strain gauges. Hip strain value of DDH model was decreased after treated by shelf procedure (Pleft = 0.016 and Pright = 0.021) and rotational acetabular osteotomy (P = 0.004), but not in Chiari osteotomy (P = 0.856). Moreover, the improved ratio of RAO treatment was better than shelf procedure (P = 0.015) and Chiari osteotomy (P = 0.0007), and the descendent range of shelf procedure was greater than Chiari osteotomy (P = 0.018). From biomechanics points, RAO was more effective in relieving hip joint
TY - JOUR. T1 - Effect of Combined Fibular Osteotomy on the Pressure of the Tibiotalar and Talofibular Joints in Supramalleolar Osteotomy of the Ankle. T2 - A Cadaveric Study. AU - Choi, Gi Won. AU - Lee, Soon-Hyuck. AU - Nha, Kyung Wook. AU - Lee, Sung Jae. AU - Kim, Won Hyeon. AU - Uhm, Chang Sub. PY - 2017/1/1. Y1 - 2017/1/1. N2 - We investigated the effect of combined fibular osteotomy on the pressure of the tibiotalar and talofibular joints in medial opening-wedge supramalleolar osteotomy. Three different tibial osteotomy gaps (6, 8, and 10 mm) were created in 10 cadaveric models, and the pressure in the tibiotalar and talofibular joints was measured under axial load before and after fibular osteotomy. The heel alignment angle and talar translation ratio were evaluated radiographically. An increase in osteotomy gap led to increases in hindfoot valgus (p = .001) and the contact and peak pressures in the talofibular joint (p = .03 and p = .004). In contrast, the contact and peak pressures in ...
Tibial tubercle osteotomy. The goal of this review is to provide an overview of current surgical treatment options for tibial tubercle osteotomies as a treatment for recurrent patellofemoral instability. Tto is surgery to place your patella knee cap in the correct position. Tto is surgery to place your patella knee cap in the correct position. Maugans cj1 scuderi mg1 werner fw2 haddad sf1 cannizzaro jp1. What do i need to know about tibial tubercle osteotomy tto. History of multiple knee subluxations or dislocations history of patellar and femoral pain. Your surgeon will line your knee cap up with your thigh and shin. In severe cases the patella may dislocate. This is performed by changing the insertion point of the patellar tendon on the tibia tibial tubercle. Tibial tubrical osteotomy faq what is a tibial tubercle osteotomy. 2suny upstate medical university syracuse ny 13210 usa. Tibial tubercle osteotomies are important surgical techniques in the operative management of patellar instability ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Subtrochanteric valgus osteotomy with monolateral external fixator in hips for patients with severe cerebral palsy. AU - Agashe, Mandar. AU - Song, Sang Heon. AU - Tong, Xue Bo. AU - Hong, Jin Ho. AU - Song, Hae Ryong. PY - 2013/2/1. Y1 - 2013/2/1. N2 - Subtrochanteric valgus osteotomy has been used for painful hip joint dislocation in patients with severe cerebral palsy. The goal of this study was to evaluate 11 patients (17 hips) with severe cerebral palsy who had chronically dislocated and painful hips treated with subtrochanteric valgus osteotomy using a monolateral external fixator. A retrospective review was performed of 11 patients (average age, 17.8 years) with severe quadriplegic cerebral palsy with flexion-adduction contractures due to chronically dislocated and painful hips. A subtrochanteric valgus osteotomy with a monolateral fixator was performed in all patients. Patients were analyzed clinicoradiologically, and caregivers were asked about ease of handling, ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Radial opening wedge osteotomy in Madelungs deformity. AU - Murphy, M. S.. AU - Linscheid, R. L.. AU - Dobyns, J. H.. AU - Peterson, H. A.. PY - 1996. Y1 - 1996. N2 - Radiopalmar opening wedge osteotomy was used in 11 female patients (T2 wrists) with Madelungs deformity who ranged in age from 9 to 31 years. Five patients met the radiographic criteria for generalized dyschondrosteosis. Clinically, there was dissatisfaction with the appearance of the wrist. The principal motion deficits were in radiocarpal extension and forearm pronosupination associated with varying degrees of discomfort with sustained activity. All had a decreased radioulnar angle, lunate subluxation shown radiographically, and various degrees of dorsal subluxation of the ulnar head. Indications for surgery were pain, limited motion, cosmetic appearance, and progressive deformity in two immature patients. Biplanar corrective opening wedge osteotomy of the radius was performed with iliac crest graft. Three ...
BACKGROUND: Accelerated rehabilitation protocols for medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy (MOW HTO) using intraosseous implants have not previously been described. The present study provides early clinical and radiological outcomes of MOW HTO using a polyetheretherketone (PEEK) intraosseous system, in combination with an early weight-bearing protocol.. METHODS: Twenty consecutive knees (17 patients) underwent navigated MOW HTO using a PEEK implant with accelerated rehabilitation. Time to union and maintenance of correction were assessed radiographically for 12 months post-operative. Patient outcomes were monitored for a mean follow-up of 38 months (range 23-42) using standardised instruments (WOMAC, IKDC and Lysholm scores).. RESULTS: All knees were corrected to valgus. The mean time to unassisted weight-bearing was 55 days (SD 24, range 21-106). Bone union occurred in 95% of knees by 6 months, with correction maintained for 15 knees at 12 months post-operative. Knees for which correction ...
Learn the Hallux valgus: Basal osteotomy using Arthrex Low Profile Locking Proximal Opening Wedge Osteotomy Plate surgical technique with step by step instructions on OrthOracle. Our e-learning platform contains high resolution images and a certified CME of the Hallux valgus: Basal osteotomy using Arthrex Low Profile Locking Proximal Opening Wedge Osteotomy Plate surgical procedure.
This study aimed to assess the mechanical static and fatigue strength provided by the FlexitSystem plate in medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomies (MOWHTO), and to compare it to six previously tested implants: the TomoFix small stature, the TomoFix standard, the ContourLock, the iBalance, the second generation PEEKPower and the size 2 Activmotion. Thus, this will provide surgeons with data that will help in the choice of the most appropriate implant for MOWHTO. Six fourth-generation tibial bone composites underwent a MOWHTO and each was fixed using six FlexitSystem plates, according to standard techniques. The same testing procedure that has already been previously defined, used and published, was used to investigate the static and dynamic strength of the prepared bone-implant constructs. The test consisted of static loading and cyclical loading for fatigue testing. During static testing, the group constituted by the FlexitSystem showed a fracture load higher than the physiological loading of slow
Opening wedge high tibial osteotomy (OWHTO) is a recently described procedure for medial compartment arthritis of the knee in the active, younger popu
An osteotomy method includes attaching a patient-specific osteotomy guide to a corresponding surface of a tibia of a patient and making an osteotomy at a patient-specific orientation through a resection slot of the osteotomy guide. The osteotomy guide is removed and first and second faces of the osteotomy are opened to form an implant insertion angle. The first and second faces of the osteotomy are secured at the implant insertion angle and an osteotomy implant having a patient-specific wedge angle that is smaller than the implant insertion angle is implanted. The first and second faces of the osteotomy are brought to the patient-specific wedge angle and in contact with the osteotomy implant.
Generally, surgeon-driven musculoskeletal evaluation systems are used for evaluating outcomes of patients who are treated with high tibial osteotomy. In this study, we investigated the effects of high tibial osteotomy using circular external fixator on quality of life. Twenty-one high tibial osteotomy of 19 patients were evaluated. Quality of life assessment was made using Short Form -36 at preoperative, before fixator removal and 6 months after fixator removal. After applying fixator, the physical function and physical role scores of Short Form-36 decreased and emotional role score did not improve. In other categories, significant improvements were observed when fixator in place. At the sixth month after fixator removal, significant improvements were dedected in all categories of Short Form-36. Although there was a decrease in physical functions after fixator application in patients who were treated with high tibial osteotomy using circular external fixator, significant improvement occurred in quality
Distal femoral varus osteotomy is a well-established procedure for the treatment of lateral compartment cartilage lesions and degenerative disease, correcting limb alignment and decreasing the progression of the pathology. Surgical techniques can be performed with a lateral opening-wedge or medial closing-wedge correction of the deformity. Fixation methods for lateral opening-wedge osteotomies are widely available, and there are various types of implants that can be used for fixation. However, there are currently only a few options of implants for fixation of a medial closing-wedge osteotomy on the market. This report describes a medial, supracondylar, V-shaped, closing-wedge distal femoral osteotomy using a locked anterolateral proximal tibial locking plate that fits anatomically to the medial side of the distal femur. This is a great option as a stable implant for a medial closing-wedge distal femoral osteotomy ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Pseudoarthrosis of the ilium after periacetabular osteotomy that was treated by cemented total hip arthroplasty. T2 - A case report. AU - Kanaji, Arihiko. AU - Nishiwaki, Toru. AU - Oya, Akihito. AU - Maehara, Kazuyuki. AU - Maehara, Hideki. AU - Oishi, Teruyo. AU - Yamada, Harumoto. AU - Suda, Yasunori. AU - Nakamura, Masaya. AU - Matsumoto, Morio. PY - 2016/5/6. Y1 - 2016/5/6. N2 - Background: Preserving the hip joint to delay arthroplasty for patients with acetabular dysplasia-associated early-stage osteoarthritis has become more common, and several surgical procedures have demonstrated pain relief and improved hip joint function. Periacetabular osteotomy, one of the joint-preserving surgical procedures of the hip, provides favorable outcomes, although there are no reports of total hip arthroplasty being used to treat pseudoarthrosis of the periacetabular osteotomy segment. Therefore, we report a case of pseudoarthrosis in the osteotomy segment after periacetabular osteotomy. ...
Comparison of three approaches of Bernese periacetabular osteotomy Dianzhong Luo, Hong Zhang, Weijia Zhang Division of Joint Surgery and Sport Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, First Affiliated Hospital of Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, People’s Republic of China Background: Developmental dysplasia of the hip is a common disease and treated with various surgical approaches. Improved ilioinguinal (I-I) approach, two-incision Smith-Peterson (TSP) approach, and modified Smith-Peterson (MSP) approach are three main approaches; however, they are rarely compared. The present study compared the operative time, blood loss, intraoperative and postoperative allogeneic blood transfusion, and postoperative complications of these three different approaches. Hypothesis: Surgical approach does not influence the operation time, blood loss, and complications of periacetabular osteotomy. Level of evidence: Level III. Case–control study. Patients and methods: In a total of 101 hips of 95 cases,
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A new technique in oblique incomplete high tibial osteotomy that permits an increase of valgus correction while preventing fracture of the medial cortex was investigated. Closing wedge or opening wedge osteotomy was done on 23 tibias from cadavers before loading in an Instron testing machine. In seven specimens (Group 1), lateral oblique wedge osteotomy was done. In seven other specimens (Group 2), one medial oblique cut was made. In both groups, the osteotomy terminated 10 mm from the cortex and approximately 2 cm below the plateau. In nine specimens (Group 3), the osteotomy terminated in a 5-mm diameter hole, drilled in an anteroposterior direction, with its center positioned 10 mm from the medial cortex and 2 cm below the articular surface. The maximum angle of opening or closing before fracture of the cortex took place was recorded. In Groups 1 and 2, similar maximum correction angles were observed, 6.7 degrees versus 6.5 degrees, respectively. In Group 3, the stress relieving hole allowed ...
Achieving precise implant alignment is crucial for producing good outcomes after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). We introduce a simple method for confirming the accuracy of tibial osteotomy during TKA. Two metallic markers were placed on the skin 20 cm apart, one on the tibial tuberosity and other on the tibial crest, points that are easily identified and palpated intraoperatively. Anteroposterior radiographs of the legs were obtained. We defined the line along the markers as the tuberosity line. The osteotomy line is perpendicular to the anatomical axis of the tibia. We then calculated the angle between these two lines and designated it the osteotomy angle. We set the osteotomy angle of the protractor, and cut the bone parallel to the osteotomy line of the protractor. Postoperatively, we analyzed the varus angle of the tibial osteotomy in 35 TKAs using the protractor. The average of the varus angle of the tibial osteotomy was 89.4° ± 1.6° (95% confidence interval of −1.0976, 0.0119). There was no
Corrective lower limb osteotomies are innovative and efficient therapeutic procedures for restoring axial alignment and managing unicompartmental knee osteoarthritis. This review presents critical insights into the up-dated clinical knowledge on osteotomies for complex posttraumatic or congenital lower limb deformities with a focus on high tibial osteotomies, including a comprehensive overview of basic principles of osteotomy planning, biomechanical considerations of different implants for osteotomies and insights in specific bone deformity correction techniques. Emphasis is placed on complex cases of lower limb osteotomies associated with ligament and multiaxial instability including pediatric cases, computer-assisted navigation, external fixation for long bone deformity correction and return to sport after such osteotomies. Altogether, these advances in the experimental and clinical knowledge of complex lower limb osteotomies allow generating improved, adapted therapeutic regimens to treat congenital
TY - JOUR. T1 - The effect of plate design, bridging span, and fracture healing on the performance of high tibial osteotomy plates - an experimental and finite element study.. AU - MacLeod, Alisdair. AU - Serrancoli, Gil. AU - Fregly, Benjamin J. AU - Toms, Andrew. AU - Gill, Harinderjit. PY - 2018/12. Y1 - 2018/12. N2 - ObjectivesOpening wedge high tibial osteotomy (HTO) is an established surgical procedure for the treatment of early-stage knee arthritis. Other than infection, the majority of complications are related to mechanical factors - in particular, stimulation of healing at the osteotomy site. This study used finite element (FE) analysis to investigate the effect of plate design and bridging span on interfragmentary movement (IFM) and the influence of fracture healing on plate stress and potential failure. MethodsA ten degree opening wedge HTO was created in a composite tibia. Imaging and strain gauge data were used to create and validate FE models. Models of an intact tibia and a tibia ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Results of total knee arthroplasty after failed proximal tibial osteotomy for osteoarthritis. AU - Katz, M. M.. AU - Hungerford, D. S.. AU - Krackow, K. A.. AU - Lennox, D. W.. PY - 1987/1/1. Y1 - 1987/1/1. N2 - The cases of twenty-one consecutive patients who had a minimally constrained total knee arthroplasty (six of whom had a cemented and fifteen, an uncemented prosthesis) after a failed proximal tibial osteotomy for osteoarthritis were compared with those of a non-consecutive group of twenty-one patients who had had a primary total knee arthroplasty for osteoarthritis. The groups were matched according to age and sex of the patient, type of prosthesis and fixation, and length of follow-up. At an average length of follow-up of 2.9 years, a good or excellent result was obtained in 81 per cent of the patients who had had a previous osteotomy. At an average length of follow-up of 2.8 years, a good or excellent result was obtained in 100 per cent of the patients who had had a ...
This retrospective study assessed the radiographic results of 16 patients with avascular necrosis following treatment for developmental dislocation of the hip (DDH) who were subsequently treated between 1991 and 2005 by rotation acetabular osteotomy (RAO) combined with femoral intertrochan-teric osteotomy (FIO). Initial treatment was by Pavlik harness, cast fixation, or overhead traction. The parameters that showed consistent improvement were the index of centralization, the index of acetabular coverage, adequate reduction of the greater trochanter, and abductor sufficiency. The combined procedure appears to be effective in cases in which preoperative planning shows a reasonable expectation of congruency and osteoarthritis is limited to the early stages. ...
Background The most notable change in the treatment of fractures has been the shift from the mechanical aspects of internal fixation with absolute stability and primary bone union as the goal to the biological aspects of internal fixation with relative stability and healing with callus as the preferred method, with a huge focus on preservation of the blood supply of bone and soft tissue to ensure the continued vitality of the individual fragments to improve fracture healing. Percutaneous plate fixation minimizes soft tissue compromise with decreased incidence of wound breakdown and deep infection. It also preserves the vascularity of the bone fragments, and thus reduces the time for union, decreases the need for bone grafting even in comminuted fractures, and also decreases the incidence of nonunion, which requires a second major open intervention. Aim The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome of minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis for the treatment of high-energy tibial shaft (upper ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Major complications and comparison between 3-column osteotomy techniques in 105 consecutive spinal deformity procedures.. AU - Auerbach, Joshua D.. AU - Lenke, Lawrence G.. AU - Bridwell, Keith H.. AU - Sehn, Jennifer K.. AU - Milby, Andrew H.. AU - Bumpass, David. AU - Crawford, Charles H.. AU - OShaughnessy, Brian A.. AU - Buchowski, Jacob M.. AU - Chang, Michael S.. AU - Zebala, Lukas P.. AU - Sides, Brenda A.. PY - 2012/6/15. Y1 - 2012/6/15. N2 - A retrospective review. To characterize the risk factors for the development of major complications in 3-column osteotomies and determine whether the presence of a major complication affects ultimate clinical outcomes. Three-column spinal osteotomies, including pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO) and vertebral column resection (VCR), are common techniques to correct severe and/or rigid spinal deformities. Two hundred forty consecutive PSO (n = 156) and VCR (n = 84) procedures in 237 patients were performed at a single institution ...
The accuracy of targeted lower limb alignment correction following HTO is closely related to patients pain relief and knee joint survival time. How to accurately perform osteotomy and how to obtain the ideal target limb alignment to maximize the curative effect are the difficulty in HTO practice. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the predictive and application value of osteotomy master software (OsteoMaster) in coronal plane preoperative planning of high tibial osteotomy. Sixty-seven patients with medial compartment osteoarthritis and varus deformity treated by medial open-weight high tibial osteotomy were enrolled and divided into observation group (31 cases) and control group (36 cases). The observation group was planned by OsteoMaster, while the control group was planned by Miniaci. The preoperative predicted values of osteotomy depth, open height, correction angle, WBL ratio, and FTA of the observation group were compared with the actual intraoperative values to study their accuracy. The
TY - JOUR. T1 - Late recurrence of varus deformity after proximal tibial osteotomy. AU - Stuart, M. J.. AU - Grace, J. N.. AU - Ilstrup, D. M.. AU - Kelly, C. M.. AU - Adams, R. A.. AU - Morrey, B. F.. PY - 1990. Y1 - 1990. N2 - One hundred thirteen knees with medial gonarthrosis in 95 patients were treated by valgus-producing proximal tibial osteotomy and followed clinically and roentgenographically for a minimum of five years (mean, 6.3 years). Sixty-four knees (57%) were pain free or had only mild discomfort when walking. The standing femorotibial angle decreased from a postoperative average of 9.3°valgus to 7.8°valgus at the final follow-up examination. The tendency for varus recurrence greater than 5°and for medial- or lateral-compartment arthritic progression was evaluated using the Kaplan-Meier survival method. Varus recurred in 18%, lateral-compartment arthritic progression in 60%, and medial-compartment arthritic progression in 83% by nine years after surgery. The probability of ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Osteotomy for clinodactyly. AU - Goldfarb, Charles A.. AU - Wall, Lindley B.. PY - 2015/6/1. Y1 - 2015/6/1. N2 - Clinodactyly, finger deviation in the coronal plane, affects the little finger most commonly. Patients typically tolerate clinodactyly without functional limitation, but with increasing deformity, they may have difficulties with specific tasks such as playing musical instruments. In those who do not tolerate the deformity, surgical options include physiolysis for young patients and osteotomy for older patients. An opening wedge osteotomy increases finger length while correcting the coronal deformity. Surgical results of the opening wedge osteotomy are satisfying and complications are rare, with stiffness of the distal interphalangeal joint noted in some patients.. AB - Clinodactyly, finger deviation in the coronal plane, affects the little finger most commonly. Patients typically tolerate clinodactyly without functional limitation, but with increasing deformity, they ...
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INTRODUCTION: The decrease of patellar height following opening-wedge proximal tibial osteotomy can affect function, and subsequent total knee arthroplasty may be more difficult and give poorer results. HYPOTHESIS: Pre-operative patellar height is an
TY - JOUR. T1 - Calcaneal-cuboid-cuneiform osteotomy for the correction of valgus foot deformities in children. AU - Rathjen, Karl E.. AU - Mubarak, Scott J.. PY - 1998/11/1. Y1 - 1998/11/1. N2 - We performed combination calcaneal-cuboid-cuneiform osteotomies in 18 patients (26 feet) with severe valgus foot deformity. The operation consists of a sliding calcaneal osteotomy, an opening-wedge cuboid osteotomy, and a pronation, plantar flexion closing-wedge osteotomy of the medial cuneiform in addition to appropriate soft-tissue releases. The preoperative goals of restoring the axis of the foot parallel to the axis of progression and relieving pain, as well as shoe, brace, and skin problems, were met in 23 of the 24 feet available for review at an average of 18 months after surgery. This procedure has the advantage of localized correction of deformity without the problems associated with arthrodesis.. AB - We performed combination calcaneal-cuboid-cuneiform osteotomies in 18 patients (26 feet) with ...
High tibial osteotomy (HTO) is intended to transfer the mechanical axis from medial to slightly lateral to the midline of the knee to decrease the load and subsequently delay osteoarthritis. Some studies showed that regenerative process began after realignment. HTO was considered as an option to treat an isolated medial compartment in varus knees. HTO became more popular in young active patients after improvement in surgical technique, fixation devices, and patient selection with fewer complications. Jindal Medi Surge High Tibial Osteotomy System are made from medical grade raw material. ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Arthroscopic findings in knees undergoing proximal tibial osteotomy.. AU - Ilahi, Omer A.. AU - Stein, Joshua D.. AU - Ho, David M.. AU - Bocell, James R.. AU - Lindsey, Ronald. PY - 2008/1. Y1 - 2008/1. N2 - This study determines the occurrence of significant, arthroscopically correctable intraarticular pathology at the time of valgus-producing high tibial osteotomy for symptomatic medial compartment arthrosis with varus malalignment. Thirty consecutive patients (32 knees) scheduled for the procedure underwent concomitant knee arthroscopy. In the lateral compartment, meniscal tears occurred in 16 knees (50%), unstable chondral flaps in 4 knees (13%), and loose bodies in 3 knees (9%). In the anterior compartment, unstable chondral flaps occurred in 10 knees (31%). In the medial compartment, meniscal tears occurred in 29 knees (91%). The 5 knees with mechanical symptoms did not demonstrate a higher occurrence of loose bodies, chondral flaps, or meniscal tears compared with knees ...
The goal of this master thesis is to design, manufacture and test a new orthopaedic surgical instrument which will be used during pelvic osteotomies. The concerned osteotomy is the Salter osteotomy which consists of a reorientation of the pelvis thanks to a bone cutting. The bone cutting is performed along the innominate line. This surgery increases the covering of the femoral head and in this way decreases the risks of hip dislocation and degenerative diseases such as osteoarthritis. The patients are most of the time children aged between 18 months and six years with acetubular dysplasia. The acetabulum is the part of the pelvis in which the femoral head is positioned. The thesis begins with a clinical context in which the acetabular dysplasia is described with its different treatments. The challenges of these treatments are presented. The main challenge of the Salter osteotomy is the passage of the Gigli saw through the greater sciatic notch; that means the passage of the saw around the bone ...
High tibial osteotomy is a surgical procedure performed to relieve pressure on the damaged site of an arthritic knee joint. It is usually performed in arthritic conditions affecting only one side of your knee and the aim is to take pressure off the damaged area and shift it to the other side of your knee with healthy cartilage. During the surgery, your surgeon will remove or add a wedge of bone either below or above the knee joint depending on the site of arthritic damage.. High tibial osteotomy is commonly used for patients with osteoarthritis that is isolated to a single compartment (unicompartmental osteoarthritis). It is also performed for treating a variety of knee conditions such as gonarthrosis with varus or valgus malalignment, osteochondritis dissecans, osteonecrosis, posterolateral instability, and chondral resurfacing.. ...
Hello, I am scheduled to have a femoral osteotomy and labral repair soon on my right hip. During surgery, my surgeon is going to decide if he wants to do the periacetabular osteotomy, also. Has anyone had these done? What can I expect after the surgery? I'm told I wont be able to go back to work for 8-10 weeks
TY - JOUR. T1 - Torsional stability of intramedullary compression nails. T2 - Tibial osteotomy model. AU - Brown, Nicholas A.T.. AU - Bryan, Nathaniel A.. AU - Stevens, Peter M.. PY - 2007. Y1 - 2007. N2 - Background: Studies comparing intramedullary compression nailing to conventional dynamized intramedullary nailing contend that better clinical outcomes of intramedullary compression techniques result from greater rotational stability of fracture or osteotomy sites. However, there appears to be no experimental evidence that rotational stability is improved with intramedullary nail compression. This study evaluated the effect of intramedullary nail compression on cadaveric and composite tibial fragment rotation above and below a mid-tibial transverse osteotomy. Methods: Twelve composite and four matched pairs of human cadaveric tibiae were randomized into either a compression group or a non-compressed dynamized group. A bi-axial servo-hydraulic testing machine applied 5 N m of internal and ...
Background Management of the patella in revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is challenging as a result of the deficient or unusable bone stock for patellar resurfacing that is frequently encountered. Options proposed in this setting include various patelloplasty procedures, patellectomy, and special patellar components. We sought to better define the role and results of one patelloplasty procedure, the gullwing osteotomy, used in revision TKA.. Questions/purposes (1) How much improvement in the outcome measures of range of motion and Knee Society scores was seen after revision TKA with a gullwing osteotomy? (2) What are the radiographic results of this osteotomy as judged by patellar healing and patellar tracking? (3) What complications are associated with the gullwing osteotomy in revision TKA?. Methods Between December 2003 and July 2012, we used a gullwing osteotomy on patients undergoing revision TKA (n = 238) in which the patellar remnant was avascular or less than 12 mm thick. This ...
Purpose The purpose of this study was to quantify changes in knee loading in the three clinical planes, compensatory gait adaptations and patient-reported outcome measures (PROMS) resulting from opening wedge high tibial osteotomy (HTO). Methods Gait analysis was performed on 18 participants (19 knees) with medial osteoarthritis (OA) and varus alignment pre- and post-HTO, along with 18 controls, to calculate temporal, kinematic and kinetic measures. Oxford Knee Score, Knee Outcome Survey and visual analogue pain scores were collected. Paired and independent sample tests identified changes following surgery and deviations from controls. Results HTO restored frontal and transverse plane knee joint loading to that of the control group, while reductions remained in the sagittal plane. Elevated frontal plane trunk sway (p = 0.031) and reduced gait speed (p = 0.042), adopted as compensatory gait changes pre-HTO, were corrected by the surgery. PROMs significantly improved (p ≤ 0.002). Centre of ...
Tramadol applied via the drinking water is a commonly used analgesia in the mouse osteotomy model. Another opioid that can be used is buprenorphine. The recommendation for tramadol in the drinking water was increased 40-fold by the GV-SOLAS from 2010 to 2015. A recommendation on buprenorphine is given for injection but not for the application in the drinking water. Nevertheless, some standard operating procedures are found on buprenorphine applied via the drinking water. Model-specific recommendations on pain management in the mouse osteotomy model are not available. In the current study, three pain management protocols, two dosages of tramadol and buprenorphine applied via the drinking water in the mouse osteotomy model were tested. This refinement project was integrated into a basic research study. The aim of this project was to provide researchers with a specific recommendation on pain treatment in bone-linked mouse models. The three pain management protocols (tramadol 0.1 mg/ml, tramadol 1 ...
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BACKGROUND: Trochanteric osteotomies (TO) facilitate exposure and true hip reconstruction in complex primary and revision total hip arthroplasty (THA). However, non-union represents a clinically relevant complication. The purpose of the present study was to identify risk factors for trochanteric non-union. METHODS: All cases of THA approached by TO during the past 10 years were analyzed with respect to potential risk factors for non-union. RESULTS: In 298 cases complete data were available for analysis. Trochanteric union occurred in 80.5%, fibrous union in 5.4% and non-union 14.1%. Risk factor analysis revealed a four times higher risk for non-union in anterior trochanteric slide osteotomies compared to extended trochanteric osteotomies and a three times higher risk in cemented versus non-cemented stems. Multiple logistic regression analysis revealed patients age and use of cement to be independent risk factors for non-union. CONCLUSIONS: Femoral cementation and increasing age negatively ...
BACKGROUND: From 1979 to 2005, a total of 279 hips in 249 patients with advanced and/or terminal-stage osteoarthritis of the hip underwent valgus osteotomy. Among them, we reviewed 256 hips in 229 patients (91.8%) with a minimum follow-up of 1 year.
PURPOSE: Patients with neuro-orthopaedic disorders often develop hip flexion contractures or rotational hip deformities. Increasing deformities impair the already diminished walking abilities and proximal femoral osteotomies are often performed to maintain/improve walking abilities. Fixation of the osteotomies with condylar plates has been successfully used but does often not allow immediate postoperative full weight bearing. To avoid a substantial postoperative rehabilitation deficit and additional bone loss due to inactivity, a postoperative treatment with full weight bearing is, therefore, wishful. Newer fixed-angled implants with stronger anchoring in osteopenic bone might fit these demands. The objective of this study was to evaluate bone healing and the complication rate after proximal extending and/or derotational femoral osteotomy fixed with 3.5/4.5 Locking Compression Plate (LCP; Synthes(®)) and postoperative full weight bearing in ambulatory neuro-orthopaedic patients ...
Recommendation XXIII. Patients with significant symptoms from unicompartmental knee osteoarthritis may benefit from a high tibial osteotomy.. Ten out of ten existing guidelines recommend osteotomy as a treatment option. High tibial osteotomies came into fashion during the 1960s. 19 uncontrolled cohort studies examined 2406 osteotomies. Good or excellent outcomes were achieved in 75% of the patients. The overall failure rate at 10 years was 25%.. The research team gave this osteoarthritis treatment option a Strength of Recommendation score of 75%.. ...
A midcrestal, full-thickness incision was performed. Once the flap was reflected, spiral drills were used to establish the future implant osteotomy sites. After establishing the initial implant osteotomy site, a sagittal osteotomy was outlined in the bone by scoring it with a No. 64 Beaver blade. The blade functions as a chisel and is tapped with a surgical mallet in small increments until a creation of a 1- to 3-mm-deep furrow along the length of the ridge. The seam is also made vertically to within 2 mm of the adjoining teeth. Once the crestal furrow and adjacent vertical bone releases have been defined, the bone chisel can be progressively driven deeper (Figure 3). Once the furrow is completed, the implant osteotomy site can be prepared to full dimension by osteotomes of increasing diameter (Friadent GmbH, Mannheim, Germany). Each instrument remained in the implant site for 1 minute before the next diameter was used. Finally, a Tapered Screw-Vent (Zimmer Dental, Carlsbad, Calif) of 3.7 × 13 ...
Using FEA simulation, we have shown that the magnitudes of tooth displacement, the maximum bone stress, and the maximum stress on the screw-miniplate system in the OD method were less than those in the Ob and TO methods at all the miniplate locations on both incisal and contralateral molar loadings. This means that the OD method provided greater resistance to the simulated functional forces than the other two techniques. These results only refer to the miniplate fixation technique and not to screws or semirigid systems.. The smaller size of the lever arm in the OD method probably plays an important role in yielding less stress and smaller displacement. By using FEA simulation, Puricelli et al. [7] suggested that their osteotomy technique presents better mechanical stability than the original OD method. The Puricelli osteotomy is performed at a region further distal to the osteotomy in the OD method, performed nearer to the mental foramen. They speculated that the size of the lever arm decreases ...
Knee surgeon, Dr Kelechi Okoroha in Detroit, West Bloomfield and Royal Oak, MI offers tibial tubercle osteotomy and revision total knee arthroplasty to treat patellar instability, patellofemoral pain and osteoarthritis.
Osteotomies in the treatment of degenerative and posttraumatic arthritis seem to be a lost art. Even for young patients joint replacement is in vogue.An international group of renowned surgeons present an outstanding hands-on approach to perform correction osteotomies in posttraumatic deformities from the clavicle to the foot.Most of the content is based on case presentations and each case provides step-by-step description of case history, planning, surgical approach, osteotomy, fixation, rehabilitation, and finally pitfalls and pearls.. Hundreds of full-color pictures, precise illustrations, and x-rays demonstrate the significant steps in deformity corrections. Long-term follow-ups demonstrate the efficacy of osteotomies in the treatment of malunions.In the principle part preceding the case presentations relevant theoretical information on posttraumatic deformities and osteotomies, operative techniques, and fixation methods, as well as the formation of a surgical plan is provided.. Overall the ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Stacked-blade, single-cut, ulnar-shortening osteotomy. AU - Renfree, Kevin J.. PY - 2015/2/1. Y1 - 2015/2/1. N2 - The authors reviewed a 10-year consecutive series of ulnar-shortening osteotomies using a freehand, single oblique cut with 2 or 3 stacked saw blades. Twenty-one patients (23 wrists) with chronic ulnar impaction syndrome (mean age, 45 years; range, 16 to 73 years) demonstrated an average preoperative ulnar variance of +2.1 mm (range, 0.0 to 4.0 mm). An oblique osteotomy was performed in the distal one-third of the ulnar diaphysis at an estimated 45° or 60° angle, relative to the ulnar axis, and was fixed with a 7-hole, 2.7- or 3.5-mm dynamic compression plate placed dorsally. Using a previously described formula, the authors estimated ulnar shortening on the basis of intraoperative measurement of kerf width and osteotomy angle as 3.3 mm (range, 2.3 to 4.7 mm). The actual measured average radiographic change in ulnar variance (preoperative to postoperative) was 2.8 ...
While a hip replacement allows for immediate weight-bearing, and bone healing would not be an issue, the bearing surfaces may not be able to tolerate the patients lifestyle and desire to return to running. Also, if the hip replacement became infected, or she required a revision surgery, either would present a significant complication.. An osteotomy is more challenging technically but post-operatively, once healed, she would not have any limitations or restrictions to activities. The procedure is not done frequently, but if well planned (and executed), will restore the patients leg lengths, restore her alignment, allow her non-union to heal, and maintain her native femoral head.. Using the Materialise OrthoView digital pre-operative planning software enables pre-surgical visualization of a valgus-producing intertrochanteric osteotomy.. ...
Osteotomies in the cervical spine are technically challenging. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of the modified pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO) technique at C7 to be used for the treatment of cervicothoracic kyphosis secondary to ankylosing spondylitis. A total of 120 cervical spine computed tomography (CT) scans (of 82 male and 38 female patients) were evaluated. The scans were taken parallel to the middle sagittal plane and the sagittal plane intersecting the pedicles. Simulated osteotomy was performed by setting the apex of the wedge osteotomy at different points, and morphologic measurements were obtained. Seven patients with cervicothoracic kyphosis who underwent a modified PSO at C7 between May 2009 and June 2015 were retrospectively evaluated. The mean follow up was 32.9 months (range 21-54 months). Preoperative and postoperative chin-brow vertical angle (CBVA), sagittal vertical axis (SVA) and sagittal Cobb angle of the cervical region were reviewed. The outcomes
TY - JOUR. T1 - Steps for a safer method of osteotomies in rhinoplasty. AU - Thomas, J. Regan. AU - Griner, Nancy R.. AU - Remmler, Daniel J.. N1 - Copyright: Copyright 2020 Elsevier B.V., All rights reserved.. PY - 1987/6. Y1 - 1987/6. N2 - Knowledge of osteotomy technique is essential to rhinoplasty. Using cadaver specimens, in addition to clinical observation, a safer method of osteotomy was acquired. Discussion of anatomy with reference to medial and lateral osteotomy follows. Several safety tips for each type of osteotomy are given.. AB - Knowledge of osteotomy technique is essential to rhinoplasty. Using cadaver specimens, in addition to clinical observation, a safer method of osteotomy was acquired. Discussion of anatomy with reference to medial and lateral osteotomy follows. Several safety tips for each type of osteotomy are given.. UR - UR - ...
Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome is a rare condition affecting 1:125,000 children. It is associated with short broad radially deviated thumbs, secondary to a delta proximal phalanx of the thumb. We undertook a retrospective review of seven children (13 thumbs) with Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome whose thumbs were treated using a corrective osteotomy to the delta phalanx over a 13 year period. The types of osteotomy used in the series were reverse wedge osteotomy, opening wedge osteotomy and dome shaped osteotomy. The mean preoperative radial deviation of thumbs was 68 degrees (range 45-85 degrees ). At follow up five of the 13 thumbs demonstrated some residual radial deviation. All recurrences occurred in the dome shaped osteotomy group. Our data suggest that surgery is effective in correcting the deformity, but there is a risk of incomplete correction or recurrence. Despite the recurrence the mean postoperative deformity was significantly better than preoperatively and the majority of patients families
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title: Arthroscopic Wafer Procedure Versus Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy as a Surgical Treatment for Idiopathic Ulnar Impaction Syndrome, doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2017.08.306, category: Article
Introduction: There are many techniques to correct the hallux deformity. Most of them include metatarsal and/or phalanx osteotomies. Akin osteotomy of the proximal phalanx is used to correct the distal articular set angle or the interphalangeal angle. However, indications for distal phalanx osteotomy remain unpublished. The aim of this study is to prove the benefit of performing an osteotomy on the distal phalanx in some cases to correct hallux deformities. Methods. We report 9 cases in which osteotomy of the distal phalanx was performed to correct the hallux deformity. Radiographic measurements were performed on standing dorsoplantar radiographs to analyze the distal articular set angle, interphalangeal obliquity, interphalangeal angle, and metatarsophalangeal angles. The cases are described. The surgical technique was performed by minimal incision surgery using fluoroscopy. The clinical results were evaluated by the VAS and the AOFAS forefoot scale. The mean follow-up was 92 months. Result: ...
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Patients with peripheral neuropathy and pressure under a relatively plantar deviated metatarsal head frequently develop plantar foot ulcers. When conservative management with orthotics and shoes does not cure the ulcer, surgical metatarsal osteotomy may be indicated to relieve the pressure and enable the ulcer to heal. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the use of a mini-invasive floating metatarsal osteotomy in treating recalcitrant ulcers or recurrent ulcers plantar to the metatarsal heads in patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) related neuropathy. Computerized medical files of patients with diabetic neuropathy treated with an osteotomy during 2013 and 2014 were retrospectively reviewed. There were 20 osteotomies performed on 17 patients (mean age 58 years). The patients had a diagnosis of DM for a mean of 17 years. All ulcers were University of Texas grade 1A; mean ulcer age was 19 months. After 17/20 operations, the ulcer completely resolved after 6 weeks and did not recur after a mean follow
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Knee osteotomy is a surgical procedure in which the upper shinbone (tibia) or lower thighbone (femur) is cut and realigned. High tibial osteotomy is offered at University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT.
Clinical indications exist for both the surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion (SARME) and the multiple-piece maxillary osteotomy (MPMO). Recent trends, however, imply that the SARME combined with a subsequent 1-piece osteotomy can supplant the use of the MPMO. Those favoring the SARME frequently site morbidities associated with the MPMO.Major reported complications include loss of dentoalveolar segments, teeth, and oronasal or oroantral communication. Relapse, tooth devitalization, and damage to the periodontium, including bone loss and soft tissue alteration, comprise the minor morbidities. If these can be avoided or minimized, then the use of the MPMO for its inherent advantages over the SARME in certain clinical situations may be indicated. The purpose of our study was to critically evaluate the periodontium following the use of the MPMO to ascertain if minor morbidities are inherent to the procedure, and to quantify them. Records of 24 MPMO patients were reviewed, ranging from 3 to ...
A 20-year-old woman presented 6 months after an initial injury to her left elbow with pain and restricted movements. She was diagnosed with a type I malunited (Hahn-Steinthal) type of capitellum fracture through radiographic studies. Classically, the treatment has been excision of the fragment, which carries a risk of valgus instability of the elbow and late osteoarthrosis. We report a case of malunited type I capitellum fracture, for which corrective osteotomy through fracture site, open reduction and internal fixation was done 6 months following missed trauma. At 24 months follow-up the capitellum fracture had united and the patient has a stable elbow and excellent range of motion. Our case demonstrates that for type I malunited capitellum fractures corrective osteotomy through fracture site and internal fixation rather than excision of the fragment in young can result in successful union and stable elbow.. ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Proximal femoral geometry before and after varus rotational osteotomy in children with cerebral palsy and neuromuscular hip dysplasia. AU - Davids, Jon. AU - Gibson, Thomas W.. AU - Pugh, Linda I.. AU - Hardin, James W.. PY - 2013/3. Y1 - 2013/3. N2 - BACKGROUND:: Surgical management of hip dysplasia in children with cerebral palsy (CP) usually includes varus rotational osteotomy (VRO) of the proximal femur. Several techniques of VRO (end-to-end, EE; end-to-side, ES) have been designed to maximize correction and minimize associated deformities. The goals of the current study were to establish the prevalence and contribution of caput valgum to coxa valga deformity in children with CP, compare the geometry of the proximal femur after EE and ES techniques of VRO, and document the response of the proximal femur to subsequent growth after VRO. METHODS:: The records of 75 children with CP (Gross Motor Function Classification System, levels IV and V) with 137 surgically treated hips ...
Background The treatment of mild or borderline acetabular dysplasia is controversial with surgical options including both arthroscopic labral repair with capsular closure or plication and periacetabular osteotomy (PAO). The degree to which improvements in pain and function might be achieved using these approaches may be a function of acetabular morphology and the severity of the dysplasia, but detailed radiographic assessments of acetabular morphology in patients with a lateral center-edge angle (LCEA) of 18° to 25° who have undergone PAO have not, to our knowledge, been performed.. Questions/purposes (1) Do patients with an LCEA of 18° to 25° undergoing PAO have other radiographic features of dysplasia suggestive of abnormal femoral head coverage by the acetabulum? (2) What is the survivorship free from revision surgery, THA, or severe pain (modified Harris hip score [mHHS] , 70) and proportion of complications as defined by the modified Dindo-Clavien severity scale at minimum 2-year ...
Institutional Review Board, Hospital for Special Surgery. April 19, 2011. The safety of study participants is our top priority. The trial is approved and periodically reviewed by an Institutional Review Board (IRB), which includes doctors, administrators, ethicists, and members of the general public. The safety of clinical trials is reviewed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.. Before enrolling in a clinical trial, the investigator will explain the purpose of the trial, its expected benefits, any possible risks or side effects, and what your role will be. This is the time to ask questions! If you want to join the trial, you must sign the informed consent documents. You can leave a clinical trial at any time without penalty.. For further information, see Understanding Clinical Trials.. ...
Mr Sean OLeary performs high tibial osteotomy in Berkshire and Oxfordshire. He also offers treatment for osteonecrosis, osteochondritis dissecans and gonarthrosis.
The bilateral sagittal split osteotomy is considered the standard surgery to correct facial asymmetries. More recently, unilateral sagittal split osteotomy (USSO) was used to treat such malocclusions. To assess facial symmetry following USSO in the treatment of class III laterognathia. Frontal facial photographs of four groups of patients were assessed: (1) pre-surgical group (n = 30) with skeletal asymmetry, (2) postsurgical group assessing patients of the first group 2 years after USSO, (3) control group (n = 30) of patients judged to have harmonious facial norms, and (4) mirrored group (n = 30) in which the control photographs were altered by duplicating the right half side of the face to replace the left half, thus creating perfectly symmetrical faces. All 120 photographs were distributed to 40 expert orthodontists to evaluate and score facial symmetry using the visual analog scale. Skin sensitivity and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders were also assessed clinically pre and postsurgically.
TY - JOUR. T1 - 091. Role of submandibular intubation according to altemir in osteotomies to access the cranial base. AU - Biglioii, Federico. AU - Mortini, Pietro. AU - Brusati, Roberta. PY - 2001. Y1 - 2001. N2 - Aim: Transfacial access to the cranial base often implies displacement of the upper teeth arcade or part of it as in Le Fort I osteotomy or zygomatic-maxillo-cheek flap. The correct and exact reposition of the bone segment is simplified by modeling of the titanium plates prior to executing the osteotomy and by controlling the restoration of individual occlusion at the end of surgery. This is possible if the endotracheal tube does not exit through the mouth. Also, downward displacement of the maxilla in Le Fort I osteotomy is limited by the presence of the orotracheal tube. As the tube may not be rhinotracheal because it would be into the surgical field, a good solution is represented by converting the passage of the orotracheal tube from the mouth through the oral pelvis to the skin ...
The clinical outcomes were not significantly different between the navigation and non-navigation groups. Furthermore, post-operative reorientation of the acetabular fragment was similar between the navigation and non-navigation groups. However, the discrepancy between the pre-operative planning line and post-operative osteotomy line was significantly improved in the navigation group compared with that in the non-navigation group (p < 0.05). Further, the complication rate was significantly improved in the navigation group (p < 0.001). Conclusion The accuracy of the osteotomys position was significantly improved by using the navigation. Therefore, the use of navigation during peri-acetabular osteotomy can avoid complications. ...
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A Weil metatarsal shortening osteotomy (bone cut) is performed to decrease pressure on a prominent metatarsal head in the forefoot. The metatarsal head is the portion of the metatarsal bone that articulates (forms a joint) with the base of the toe.
A second metatarsal shortening osteotomy cuts and shortens the second metatarsal, the long bone that connects the second toe to the midfoot. The goals are to decrease pain and help straighten out the second toe.
Axial alignment of the femur and tibia is often misdiagnosed in patients with patellofemoral stability problems. Femoral torsion is critical for patellofemoral biomechanics, so it must be evaluated in every patient before the plan of surgery is decided. This case describes a femoral derotational osteotomy due to excessive internal torsion of the femur fixed with a retrograde femoral nail. This type of fixation provides a biomechanical advantage compared to plates. At the two-year follow-up, the patient achieved excellent results, reaching a functional score of 91 points on the Lysholm scale. Derotational femoral osteotomy should be considered in patellofemoral pathology, and a retrograde femoral nail is a valid fixation method for this surgery.
BackgroundAdult developmental dysplasia of the hip is an untreated congenital hip dysplasia that results in adult hip pain. One of the usual and effective methods for the treatment of this condition is periacetabular osteotomy. However, which approach is better between the modified S-P ...
This scenario describes a patient with kyphosis with an apex at T9. Instrumentation and fusion are performed from T2 to L2 (13 vertebrae, 12 segments or levels). Ponte or Smith-Petersen osteotomies are performed at T8 9, T9 10 and T10 11. Fragments excised at osteotomy are added to the fusion mass as bone graft. Additional graft is taken through a separate incision from the iliac crest.. For this procedure, the base code is: 22802 Arthrodesis, posterior, for spinal deformity, with or without cast; 7 to 12 vertebral segments. The osteotomies could also be base codes because they are 90-day global codes, but the arthrodesis code has a higher RVU value. The first osteotomy should be billed as: 22212 Osteotomy of spine, posterior or posterolateral approach, one vertebral segment; thoracic and should be appended with a 51 modifier because it is a 90-day global code. The second and third osteotomies should be billed as: 22216 Osteotomy of spine, posterior or posterolateral approach, one vertebral ...
In this video, Founder and Director of Southern California Hip Institute, Dr. Tigran Garabekyan, discusses hip dysplasia, Periacetabular Osteotomy (PAO) and getting back to running after PAO surgery. If you have symptoms of hip dysplasia, contact Southern California Hip Institute to schedule a consultation and get back to your pain-free, active lifestyle.. Dr. Tigran Garabekyan is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip preservation. To learn more about Southern California Hip Institute or to schedule a consultation, click here to contact us. Serving patients in Encino, Sherman Oaks, Van Nuys, North Hollywood, Burbank, Glendale, West Hollywood, Century City, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, and other neighboring cities in the greater Los Angeles area.. ...
Surgical Procedures of Halo-Distraction Le Fort III Osteotomy on During halo-distraction Le Fort III osteotomy, the nose, upper jaw, and cheek bones are moved together (and sometimes forward) in order to align with the forehead and chin. This procedure uses a halo attached to the outside of the skull with screws rather than using bone grafts. In order to gradually move the face forward, the screws are turned twice daily for eight weeks.
TY - JOUR. T1 - The effect of osteotomy dimension on osseointegration to resorbable media-treated implants. T2 - A study in the sheep. AU - Galli, Silvia. AU - Jimbo, Ryo. AU - Tovar, Nick. AU - Yoo, Daniel Y.. AU - Anchieta, Rodolfo B.. AU - Yamaguchi, Satoshi. AU - Coelho, Paulo G.. PY - 2015/3/26. Y1 - 2015/3/26. N2 - The drilling technique and the surface characteristics are known to influence the healing times of oral implants. The influence of osteotomy dimension on osseointegration of microroughned implant surfaces treated with resorbable blasting media was tested in an in vivo model.Ninety-six implants (ø4.5 mm, 8 mm in length) with resorbable blasting media-treated surfaces were placed in the ileum of six sheep. The final osteotomy diameters were 4.6 mm (reamer), 4.1 mm (loose), 3.7 mm (medium), and 3.2 mm (tight). After three and six weeks of healing, the implants were biomechanically tested and histologically evaluated. Statistical analysis was performed using Page L trend test for ...
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Eighty-two patients suffering from a severe deformity of the distal radius were operated on in the course of the past 7 years. The corrective osteotomy was done by implanting a corticocancellous bone...
A bone fracture may lead to malunion of bone segments, which gives discomfort to the patient and may lead to chronic pain, reduced function and finally to early osteoarthritis. Corrective osteotomy is
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The parapharyngeal space harbors 0.5% of all head and neck neoplasms. The surgical approach is the primary difficulty during these tumors resection once superiorly the access becomes more restricted by the progressive encroachment of the mastoid process and the angle of the mandible. Different types of mandibulotomy performed to improve the access to the parapharyngeal space are described in the literature. The aim of this work is to describe the technique used during parapharyngeal space neoplasms resection when a wider access is necessary. The technique is a pre-mental foramen mandibulotomy combined with a ramus osteotomy, which allows the mandibular body segment to be rotated completely out of the operative field. After the tumor resection the mandibular segment is reduced and its fixation is made with 2.0 and 2.4 plates and screws systems. The double mandibulotomy not only provides a wider field but also protects the inferior alveolar neurovascular bundle, which remains completely contained ...
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Posted on October 13, 2015 in Osteotomies are a specific maneuver performed during rhinoplasty surgery to help narrow a wide nasal bridge and/or to straighten a crooked bridge. This rhinoplasty tutorial here focuses on the former - using osteotomies to narrow what is seen as a wide nasal bone. This young lady consulted with me for a variety of reasons related to the cosmetic appearance of her nose. One of her main issues was that her nasal bones (and nasal bridge)... Continue Reading ...
we report the early results and complications of resurfacing arthroplasty using the trochanteric Flip osteotomy approach to the hip. there are no published clinical results of this approach used for resurfacing arthroplasty. one hundred consecutive patients were assessed prospectively for a minimum follow-up of 2 years (range 2 - 5 years). the oxford Hip score fell from a median of 30 pre-operatively to 5 at two years. similar improvement was found in the UCLA activity score. there were no cases of component failure or fractures. However, nine patients had minor complications related to the osteotomy. resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip may be successfully performed through a trochanteric flip osteotomy. this surgical approach may avoid some of the complications associated with avascular necrosis of the femoral head. (Hip international 2009; 19: 131-5 ...
Short-Term Radiographic Outcome After Distal Chevron Osteotomy for Hallux Valgus Using Intramedullary Plates With an Amended Algorithm for the Surgical Management of Hallux Valgus.
TY - JOUR. T1 - Canine stifle joint biomechanics associated with tibial plateau leveling osteotomy predicted by use of a computer model. AU - Brown, Nathan P.. AU - Bertocci, Gina E.. AU - Marcellin-Little, Denis J. PY - 2014/1/1. Y1 - 2014/1/1. N2 - Objective-To evaluate effects of tibial plateau leveling osteotomy (TPLO) on canine stifle joint biomechanics in a cranial cruciate ligament (CrCL)-deficient stifle joint by use of a 3-D computer model simulating the stance phase of gait and to compare biomechanics in TPLOmanaged, CrCL-intact, and CrCL-deficient stifle joints. Sample-Computer simulations of the pelvic limb of a Golden Retriever. Procedures-A previously developed computer model of the canine pelvic limb was used to simulate TPLO stabilization to achieve a tibial plateau angle (TPA) of 5° (baseline value) in a CrCL-deficient stifle joint. Sensitivity analysis was conducted for tibial fragment rotation of 13° to -3°. Ligament loads, relative tibial translation, and relative tibial ...
FV Hospitals Orthopaedics Department has successfully performed scarf osteotomy to correct many cases of hallux valgus deformities. This procedure not onl
The lateral window osteotomy (LWO) has been the most frequently utilized and published approach to sinus augmentation, presumably because there are no bone height restrictions and it provides the surgeon with more visual control; it is however, considered to be invasive, time consuming ,expensive and associated with patient morbidity. As a less invasive alternative to the LWO, transcrestal osteotome, balloon and hydrodynamic techniques can obtain a localized elevation of the sinus floor through a 3 - 10 mm diameter crestal osteotomy, minimizing the degree of flap elevation and eliminating the need for preparation of a larger bony window in the lateral aspect of the alveolus. The presentation will show the evolution is sinus augmentation approaches and will focus on current step by step Osseodensification sub crestal sinus elevation with long term follow ups of both clinical and CBCT radiographs. ...
An Akin osteotomy is a medial closing wedge osteotomy of the proximal phalanx of the great toe. It is used to correct hallux valgus interphalangeus. The Akin osteotomy is usually a component of a primary procedure in which a hallux valgus deformity is corrected. The osteotomy site is fixed with a DynaNite™ Nitinol staple, low-profile ...
The system has been designed by using 3D-printed truss implant technology, which uses engineering principles such as structural mechanics and adjacent material reaction to develop foot and ankle implants.. The companys previous osteotomy wedge systems include only 15 to 18 implant sizes that offer limited options to surgeons.. Foot and Ankle Surgeon John Crates said: Similar to the technology used in bridges, skyscrapers, and airplane wings, truss designs provide strong structural support and integrity when implanted within the body with the goal of sustaining angular corrections.. Additionally, the structural mechanics and surface topology of the Osteotomy Truss System promote osseous incorporation and potentially accelerate healing.. The companys other implant platform includes Cervical Spine Truss System and ALIF Spine Truss System, which can be used by neurosurgeons and orthopedic spine surgeons.. ...
An osteotomy cutting guide is disclosed. The cutting guide utilities an angle cutting block which is removably and adjustably attached to a stabilizing base. Also utilized is a distal hole drill block which is removably and adjustably attached to the stabilizing base. The stabilizing base has at least one projecting element which can be inserted into an existing cut. The osteotomy cutting guide allows angled cuts and implant insertions to be performed with accuracy.
bone: Osteotomy joint: Arthrotomy · Laminotomy · Foraminotomy bone: Epiphysiodesis joint: Arthrodesis · Arthroscopy · Ulnar ...
Osteotomy -> A bone is cut to shorten or lengthen it or to change its alignment Phlebotomy -> An incision in a vein with a ...
Osteotomy may be useful in people with knee osteoarthritis, but has not been well studied and it is unclear whether it is more ... With special reference to unicompartmental replacement and osteotomy of the knee". The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. ... "Osteotomy for treating knee osteoarthritis". The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 12 (12): CD004019. doi:10.1002/ ...
It can also be performed with an osteotomy plus an implant made of alloplastic materials like Proplast I, Proplast II, and ... Puricelli, E (2007). "A new technique for mandibular osteotomy". Head & Face Medicine. 3 (1): 15. doi:10.1186/1746-160X-3-15. ...
Therefore, the metacarpal osteotomy should be limited to patients with a stage I-II CMC OA. An osteotomy is a surgical ... During this procedure an abduction osteotomy of the proximal end of the first metacarpal bone is performed. An incision is made ... Hobby JL, Lyall HA, Meggitt BF (May 1998). "First metacarpal osteotomy for trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis". J Bone Joint ... These techniques can be categorized as follows: Trapeziectomy Arthrodesis Joint replacement Metacarpal osteotomy Throughout the ...
The word "osteotomy" means the division of bone by means of a surgical cut. The "jaw osteotomy", either to the upper jaw or ... All dentofacial osteotomies require an initial healing time of 2-6 weeks with secondary healing (complete bony union and bone ... Mandible and maxilla osteotomies date to the 1940s. They were used to correct dentofacial deformities like a malocclusion, and ... Advancements allow surgeons to expand the use of an osteotomy on more parts of the jaws with faster recovery time, less pain, ...
Bernese periacetabular osteotomy resulted in major nerve deficits in the sciatic or femoral nerves in 2.1% of 1760 patients, of ... "Prevention of nerve injury after periacetabular osteotomy". Clin. Orthop. Relat. Res. 470 (8): 2209-19. doi:10.1007/s11999-012 ...
... and cuboid osteotomy. A review of thirty-nine cases. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2002; 84-A: 62-9 Meehan PL. The cavus foot in: ... osteotomy (e.g. metatarsal, midfoot or calcaneal); bone-stabilising procedures (e.g. triple arthrodesis). There are few good ...
Glass, Lillian; Knapp, John; Bloomer, H. Harlan (1977). "Lingual behavior Before and After Manibular Osteotomy". Journal of ...
Anatomy and osteotomy of the greater trochanter. Arch Surg. 1979 Jan;114(1):19-21. Kelsey JL, Keggi KJ. An epidemiological ...
Single piece or multi-piece osteotomy exist. Single piece osteotomy is carried out where there is sufficient alveolar ... Multi piece osteotomy is performed when there is a notable residual alveolar defect with a dental gap and oronasal fistula ( ... Orthognathic surgery - surgical cutting of bone to realign the upper jaw (osteotomy). The bone is cut then re-positioned and ... communication between the oral and nasal cavities). The goal of both single and multi piece osteotomy is to displace the ...
Gruber R, Chang TN, Kahn D, Sullivan P (March 2007). "Broad nasal bone reduction: an algorithm for osteotomies". Plastic and ... to reshape it with rhinosculpture or to mobilize and stabilize bones after controlled osteotomies.[30] ...
Bone quality evaluation during osteotomy and implant placement". The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants. 22 ...
Australian experience in craniofacial osteotomy for facial deformity. Aust N Z J Surg. 1974;44(4):382-7. Bernard RW, Casson PR ...
On the dorsal side, at the level of the midcarpus, a wedge osteotomy is made. Sufficient bone is resected to at least be able ... Dorsal carpal wedge osteotomy is indicated for wrists with excessive flexion contracture deformity when non-surgical ... In such severe and neglected cases bony surgery in the form of foot osteotomies and arthrodesis is usually indicated. It is ... Van Heest, Ann E.; Rodriguez, Rudy (2013). "Dorsal Carpal Wedge Osteotomy in the Arthrogrypotic Wrist". The Journal of Hand ...
A zygomatic "sandwich" osteotomy is far less common. The procedure is often indicated during reconstructive surgery for birth ...
Corrections of distorted bony anatomy are also undertaken (osteotomy).[19] Chiropractic and osteopathic uses[edit]. Observation ...
A Novel Three-Piece Anterior Mandibular Visor Osteotomy for Genioglossus Advancement in Surgery for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. ... Mandibular Osteotomies in Orthognathic Surgery. J Craniofac. Surg, 18(4): 931-938. ...
PMID 770140 "Posterior Transvertebral Osteotomy for Adult Thoracolumbar Kyphosis." (February 1995) Spine. PMID 7825046 " ...
Dome Osteotomy In case of Madelung's Deformity in conjunction with radial pain, a dome osteotomy may be conducted. For more ... Dome osteotomy Purpose of this treatment option is to straighten the abnormal radius. To do this, an 8 cm incision is made from ... A plate is attached to the distal end of the ulna, to plan the osteotomy. An oblique segment is removed from the ulna, after ... After this the periosteum is elevated and a crescent-shaped osteotomy, concave at the end, is marked on the bone. Now the ...
Osteotomy may be done in case of maxillary macrognathia. Mandibular macrognathia is generally managed by resection of a portion ...
McCarthy JJ, MacIntyre NR, Hooks B, Davidson RS (March 2009). "Double osteotomy for the treatment of severe Blount disease". J ... Nevertheless both disorders may need surgical intervention in the form of bone osteotomy or more commonly guided growth surgery ...
3 (6): 3-6. Liu F., Wang Z., Hinsenkamp M. (1998). "Knee osteotomy in 195 advanced cases of Kashin-Beck disease". Int Orthop. ...
High L-shaped osteotomy with orbital rim shaving and High L-shaped osteotomy with tripod osteotomy. High L-shaped osteotomy ... The osteotomy method is based on an individual's bone structure. There is the standard L-shaped Osteotomy method, the High L- ... The High L-shaped osteotomy technique also uses an intraoral approach. The incision is made on the lateral edge of the ... "Double bladed" reciprocating saw is used for this procedure to produce symmetric osteotomy. The saws come in different sizes ...
He originated the osteotomy for joint ankylosis, performing a femoral osteotomy between the greater and lesser trochanters; in ... 1826 he performed a hip osteotomy in seven minutes. He is also known for the Barton bandage, a figure-of-eight bandage to ...
Serious valgus or varus deformity should be corrected by osteotomy. Physical therapy has been shown to improve function and may ... between knee alignment and knee pain in patients surgically treated for medial knee osteoarthritis by high tibial osteotomy. A ...
Tibial-plateau-leveling osteotomy Tightrope CCL Triple tibial osteotomy Simitri Stable in Stride Cranial tibial wedge osteotomy ... Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy) and TWO (Tibial Wedge Osteotomy), as TTA does not disrupt the primary loading axis of the ... Recently, TR BioSurgical has developed a bioscaffold to be used for veterinary osteotomies as a substitute for autologous ... 2008, Official Website 4. Boudrieau RJ: Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy or Tibial Tuberosity ...
During the late 1990s, the first full computer-based virtual surgical planning was made for osteotomies, and then transferred ... "Surgical Planning of Computer Assisted Repositioning Osteotomies". Plast Reconstr Surg. 104 (4): 938-944. doi:10.1097/00006534- ...
Chiari pelvic osteotomy Perthes disease Neuromuscular hip subluxation Hip salvage osteotomy This is a preview of subscription ... Chiari medial displacement osteotomy. J Pediatr Orthop. 1985;5(6):635-41.CrossRefGoogle Scholar ... In: Hamdy R., Saran N. (eds) Pediatric Pelvic and Proximal Femoral Osteotomies. Springer, Cham. * First Online 24 March 2018 ... The Chiari osteotomy is an excellent salvage procedure for adolescent and young adults with limited osteoarthritis and hip ...
A wedge is removed from the tibia allowing the leg to be shifted slightly, which takes weight off the inside of the knee.
Laser osteotomy does not require mechanical contact with the bone therefore flexible tools can be used for cutting. GG-1 is a ... Automation of a Flexoscope for Laser Osteotomy. 4 pages•Published: June 13, 2017. Gabor Kosa, Gregorio Aiello, Azhar Zam, ... Keyphrases: Bio-inspired endoscope, Flexoscope, Laser osteotomy, Robot-aided minimal invasive surgery, Robotic Endoscope ... In orthopedic surgeries, these endoscopes are not used because interventions like drilling and osteotomy necessitate large ...
Medical definition of osteotomy: a surgical operation in which a bone is divided or a piece of bone is excised (as to correct a ... Resources for osteotomy. Time Traveler: Explore other words from the year osteotomy first appeared Time Traveler! Explore the ... Comments on osteotomy. What made you want to look up osteotomy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote ... Post the Definition of osteotomy to Facebook Share the Definition of osteotomy on Twitter ...
Osteotomy of the knee is surgery that involves making a cut in one of the bones in your lower leg. This can be done to relieve ... Proximal tibial osteotomy; Lateral closing wedge osteotomy; High tibial osteotomy; Distal femoral osteotomy; Arthritis - ... A tibial osteotomy may make you look "knock-kneed." A femoral osteotomy may make you look "bow legged." ... Osteotomy of the knee is surgery that involves making a cut in one of the bones in your lower leg. This can be done to relieve ...
Proximal femoral osteotomy is currently commonly used for adults in the treatment of hip fracture nonunions and malunions and ... encoded search term (Femoral Osteotomy) and Femoral Osteotomy What to Read Next on Medscape. Related Conditions and Diseases. * ... Contraindications for femoral osteotomy include the following:. * The presence of infection may preclude the use of internal ... Proximal femoral osteotomy was a technique used in adults in the early part of the 20th century for the treatment of hip ...
The most common type of osteotomy performed on arthritic knees is a high tibial osteotomy, which addresses cartilage damage on ... The tibial plateau leveling osteotomy and tibial tuberosity advancement are two of the most common osteotomy procedures ... innominate osteotomies and femoral osteotomies. The bones are cut, reshaped or partially removed to realign the load-bearing ... Chin osteotomy is most often done to correct a vertically short chin. As opposed to putting an implant on top of the chin bone ...
Triple osteotomy of the innominate bone. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1973;55(2):343-50.CrossRefGoogle Scholar ... In: Hamdy R., Saran N. (eds) Pediatric Pelvic and Proximal Femoral Osteotomies. Springer, Cham. * First Online 24 March 2018 ... Acetabular dysplasia Triple pelvic osteotomy Triradiate cartilage This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check ... The triple pelvic osteotomy remains an important treatment for acetabular reorientation in selected skeletally immature ...
Patellar infera after high tibial osteotomy.. Kaper BP1, Bourne RB, Rorabeck CH, Macdonald SJ. ... Forty-six knees in 41 patients that had undergone high tibial osteotomy (HTO) were evaluated to assess the potential ...
... osteotomy might buy some time before you need total knee replacement. ... Femoral osteotomy, Periacetabular osteotomy, Joint replacement revisions, Knee osteotomy, Hip replacement, Knee replace...ment ... Osteotomy of the knee. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. ... Osteotomy for treating knee osteoarthritis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. ...
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The descripton of 22220 says osteotomy of spine, single vertebral segment. Would 22220 cover both ... Surgeon performed a cervical osteotomy at C5 and C6. ... osteotomy I will add my two cents with Marys. I agree add the ... Surgeon performed a cervical osteotomy at C5 and C6. The descripton of 22220 says osteotomy of spine, single vertebral segment ... Next an osteotomy was performed of the C% and C6 vertebral bodies as there was a bridging bone across the disc space ...
In young dogs, with hips still in the development stage, a triple pelvic osteotomy (TPO) may be the best approach. There are ...
Knee osteotomy is surgery that removes a part of the bone of the joint of either the bottom of the femur (upper leg bone) or ... Osteotomy Knee Osteotomy. Knee osteotomy is surgery that removes a part of the bone of the joint of either the bottom of the ... Varus osteotomy involves the medial (inner) section of the knee at the top of the tibia. Valgus osteotomy involves the lateral ... Osteotomy surgery itself involves some risk of infection or injury during the procedure. Combined surgery for ACL and osteotomy ...
What is a Chevron osteotomy?. A Chevron osteotomy is a common bunion correction surgery. The orthopaedic surgeon cuts the end ... A Chevron osteotomy is performed as an outpatient procedure, meaning patients generally go home a few hours after surgery. The ... Figure 2: Intraoper​ative X-ray ​taken during a Chevron osteotomy. removed. The end of the first metatarsal is cut in the shape ... If you have a severe deformity or extensive arthritis in the affected joint, a Chevron osteotomy may not be the correct ...
Two cases are presented which illustrate the potential problems of intra-articular osteotomy for malunion of the distal humerus ... Intra-articular osteotomy is considered in the rare case of malunion after a fracture of the distal humerus to restore humeral ... Intra-Articular Osteotomy for Distal Humerus Malunion,. Case Reports in Medicine,. vol. 2009. ,. Article ID 631306. ,. 4. ... Intra-Articular Osteotomy for Distal Humerus Malunion. René K. Marti1 and Job Doornberg2. 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, ...
The osteotomy cutting guide allows angled cuts and implant insertions to be performed with accuracy. ... An osteotomy cutting guide is disclosed. The cutting guide utilities an angle cutting block which is removably and adjustably ... Wedge osteotomy device including a guide for controlling osteotomy depth. US6367875. 21 Oct 1999. 9 Apr 2002. Mattel, Inc.. ... High tibial osteotomy guide. WO2008005271A3 *. 26 Jun 2007. 19 Jun 2008. Howmedica Osteonics Corp. High tibial osteotomy guide ...
... osteotomy) to remove a wedge of bone near a damaged joint. Looks at why it is done and what to expect after surgery. Covers ...
An osteotomy is an elective surgical procedure in which a bone is cut or a portion of a bone is removed to shorten or lengthen ... With a knee osteotomy, the bone is cut in order to shift the weight to the good side of the joint. This stabilizes the knee and ... Recovery from an osteotomy may include extensive physical therapy. As with any surgical procedure, there are risks and ... An osteotomy is needed when a bone has healed badly or crooked, or when a deformity is caused by disease or disorder. ...
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Osteotomy - surgical method of cutting and removing affected bon, is clearly explained in Medindia s glossary of medical terms ... Osteotomy - Glossary. Written & Compiled by Medindia Content Team. Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on ... Medical Word - Osteotomy. Ans : surgical method of cutting and removing affected bone ...
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  • The most common type of osteotomy performed on arthritic knees is a high tibial osteotomy, which addresses cartilage damage on the inside (medial) portion of the knee. (
  • During a high tibial osteotomy, surgeons remove a wedge of bone from the outside of the knee, which causes the leg to bend slightly inward. (
  • Patellar infera after high tibial osteotomy. (
  • Forty-six knees in 41 patients that had undergone high tibial osteotomy (HTO) were evaluated to assess the potential correlation between alteration in the inclination of the proximal tibial articular surface and subsequent patellar height. (
  • What is better, knee replacement or High Tibial Osteotomy? (
  • High tibial osteotomy restores proper alignment to the knee through one of two techniques. (
  • High tibial osteotomy is an orthopaedic surgical procedure which aims to correct a varus deformation with compartmental osteoarthritis. (
  • High tibial osteotomy was first described by Jackson in 1958 and has nowadays become a well-established surgery. (
  • Orthopedic dual sliding compression plate (ODSCP) was designed and introduced for open wedge high tibial osteotomies. (
  • Since the population in most countries is becoming aged, genu varum and consequently the resulting osteoarthritis will increase, and if the patient fulfills the criteria, high tibial osteotomy is advisable. (
  • Koshino T, Morii T, Wada J, Saito H, Ozawa N, Noyori K. High tibial osteotomy with fixation by a blade plate for medial compartment osteoarthritis of the knee. (
  • High tibial osteotomy is a surgical procedure where the bone of the upper tibia is cut and re-angled to change the limb alignment . (
  • Laminar spreaders open the wedge of a high tibial osteotomy. (
  • Key issues with high tibial osteotomy . (
  • High tibial osteotomies in the young active patient. (
  • High Tibial Osteotomy Lee DC and Byun SJ. (
  • Release of the medial collateral ligament is mandatory in medial open-wedge high tibial osteotomy. (
  • What is a high tibial osteotomy? (
  • High tibial osteotomy is a surgical procedure to realign the leg and reduce the pain you have from your knee by transferring the body weight to the preserved normal outer side of the knee. (
  • Why am I having a high tibial osteotomy? (
  • A procedure known as a high tibial osteotomy wedges open the upper shin bone (tibia) to reconfigure the knee joint. (
  • A high tibial osteotomy is generally considered a method of prolonging the time before a knee replacement is necessary because the benefits typically fade after eight to ten years. (
  • Apparatus for performing an open wedge, high tibial osteotomy, the apparatus comprising: a wedge-shaped implant for disposition in a wedge-shaped opening created in the tibia, wherein the wedge-shaped implant comprises at least two keys, laterally offset from one another, for disposition in corresponding. (
  • Patellar height relevance in opening-wedge high tibial osteotomy. (
  • PATIENTS AND METHODS: The effect of opening-wedge high tibial osteotomy (HTO) and internal fixation on patellar height and its functional outcome were assessed. (
  • OSferion wedges can be used in conjunction with the Arthrex distal femoral and high tibial opening wedge osteotomy plates and screws. (
  • When is high tibial osteotomy needed? (
  • At Spire Wellesley Hospital in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, our expert orthopaedic surgeons carry our high tibial osteotomy surgery in a clean and safe private hospital environment to patients of Southend-on-Sea and the surrounding areas whether you are insured or paying for private treatment. (
  • Four studies evaluated a closing wedge high tibial osteotomy (CW-HTO) with another high tibial osteotomy (aHTO). (
  • Two studies compared high tibial osteotomy versus unicompartmental knee replacement. (
  • Ten included studies compared differences in perioperative or postoperative conditions after high tibial osteotomy. (
  • The conclusion of this update did not change: Valgus high tibial osteotomy reduces pain and improves knee function in patients with medial compartmental osteoarthritis of the knee. (
  • So far, the results of this updated review do not justify a conclusion on benefit of specific high tibial osteotomy technique for knee osteoarthritis. (
  • The benefits of early proximal femoral osteotomy to correct the deformity are twofold. (
  • OP has launched the newest addition to it's Trauma & Deformity Correction portfolio - the Distal Femoral Osteotomy System (DFOS), designed to treat several different orthopedic conditions in children. (
  • With our new, pediatric specific Distal Femoral Osteotomy System (DFOS), surgeons now can chose from a wide variety of plate designs to perform extension osteotomies and address coronal plane deformity correction procedures while using innovative instruments and reproducible cutting block designs. (
  • This osteotomy is mostly performed for mild to moderate bunion deformity. (
  • If you have a severe deformity or extensive arthritis in the affected joint, a Chevron osteotomy may not be the correct procedure for you. (
  • An osteotomy is needed when a bone has healed badly or crooked, or when a deformity is caused by disease or disorder. (
  • A deformity of the big toe can be corrected by an osteotomy. (
  • Surgical scars may be apparent following an osteotomy to treat a big toe deformity. (
  • An Akin osteotomy is a medial closing wedge osteotomy of the proximal phalanx for the purpose of correcting a valgus deformity of the hallux. (
  • An osteotomy is a procedure usually performed to correct damage caused by osteoarthritis or a deformity. (
  • Calcaneal osteotomy in the treatment of adult acquired flatfoot deformity. (
  • Anterior calcaneal osteotomies correct deformities in the transverse plane (forefoot abduction), whereas posterior tuberosity osteotomies result in "varization" of the calcaneus and correct the frontal plane deformity. (
  • The choice of osteotomy depends on the plane of the dominant deformity. (
  • Aged 17 my client's treating surgeon diagnosed hallux valgus interphalangeus bilaterally and recommended rotational osteotomies to correct the deformity. (
  • An Akin osteotomy is a type of corrective surgical procedure where the bone of the great toe is manipulated in order to correct the deformity and a fix, screws in this case, are inserted in order to achieve greater alignment. (
  • Forty supra-tuberosity medial opening wedge osteotomies were performed in 36 patients presenting with medial femorotibial osteoarthritis and varus deformity. (
  • After the osteotomy, they were able to improve the retroversion by 35 degrees and the varus deformity by 17 degrees. (
  • Several surgical procedures have been described for treatment of HV deformity including soft tissue procedures, distal metatarsal osteotomies, proximal metatarsal osteotomies, scarf osteotomy etc. (
  • Science: procedure) An osteotomy often done to correct a maxillary skeletal deformity . (
  • Spinal osteotomy techniques have been dramatically applied as a standard method for severe and rigid spinal deformity. (
  • Although clinical results indicate that patients who undergo osteotomy procedures typically experience well deformity correction and ameliorate the clinical appearance, aggressive peri-operative risks and follow-up complications are not rare. (
  • More meticulous and standard indication selection, osteotomy plan design and complication prevention strategy and outcome evaluation are critically needed for surgeon majored in spine deformity. (
  • Anesthesia Deformity Osteotomy Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy Radiographic evaluation. (
  • Scarf osteotomy is a powerful and versatile procedure to correct hallux valgus deformity. (
  • The purpose of this study was twofold: 1) to define the contribution of the Achilles tendon to the flatfoot deformity, and 2) to define the effect of a calcaneal medial displacement osteotomy. (
  • We found that the medial displacement osteotomy plays an important role in reducing and/or delaying the progress of flatfoot deformity. (
  • Medial calcaneal osteotomy significantly decreases the arch-flattening effect of this tendon and therefore limits the potential increase of the deformity. (
  • A prospective study of Japas' osteotomy in paralytic pes cavus deformity in adolescent feet. (
  • MATERIALS AND METHODS: 18 patients of paralytic pes cavus deformity were treated by Japas osteotomy, between March 1995 and 2005, at our institute. (
  • CONCLUSION: Japas' osteotomy is a satisfactory option for correction of pes cavus deformity in adolescents. (
  • In all patients the metatarsal osteotomy can be combined with different surgical procedures in presence of associated deformities: (i) SCARF osteotomy for hallux valgus (HV) deformity, (ii) flexor and extensor tenotomies with distal phalangeal percutaneous osteotomy for lesser toes deformities. (
  • The Chiari osteotomy is an excellent salvage procedure for adolescent and young adults with limited osteoarthritis and hip subluxation and for children with spastic hip subluxation in the setting of closed triradiate cartilage, whose incongruity is not amenable to a re-directional osteotomy. (
  • Because prosthetic knees may wear out over time, an osteotomy procedure can enable younger, active osteoarthritis patients to continue using the healthy portion of their knee. (
  • Osteotomy surgery itself involves some risk of infection or injury during the procedure. (
  • A Chevron osteotomy is performed as an outpatient procedure, meaning patients generally go home a few hours after surgery. (
  • An additional procedure to tighten the soft tissue on the inside of the joint is performed with the osteotomy. (
  • An osteotomy is an elective surgical procedure, performed under general anesthesia , in which a bone is cut or a portion is taken out in order to fix a bad bone alignment, to shorten or lengthen the bone, or to correct damage due to osteoarthritis . (
  • A femoral osteotomy (FO) is a surgical procedure in which a surgeon cuts into the femur and repositions it before pinning it in place. (
  • Osteo" is anything involving bone, while a "-tomy" is a medical procedure in which cutting is involved, making an "osteotomy" a surgery in which someone cuts through or into bone, in this case, the femur. (
  • Osteotomy ("bone cutting") is a procedure in which a surgeon removes, or sometimes adds, a wedge of bone near a damaged joint. (
  • An osteotomy is a surgical procedure that alters the size, shape, or alignment of a bone. (
  • Although sagittal split osteotomy is an orthognathic surgery procedure, it allows excellent access to the impacted teeth in the middle of the ascending ramus [ 6 ] and simultaneously avoids excessive bone removal [ 6 , 7 ]. (
  • Osteotomy is the procedure of cutting a bone and realigning it to improve anatomy and function. (
  • In the absence of infection, a second-stage procedure using a step-cut osteotomy was performed for nonunion reconstruction 7 to 30 days after the first-stage procedure. (
  • Osteotomy is a surgical procedure in which the orthopaedic surgeon removes part of the bone in the knee to realign the joint as a temporary treatment for osteoarthritis . (
  • Extreme excessive version may require surgical correction, such as a procedure known as an osteotomy, which involves breaking and realigning the femur. (
  • Osteotomy is a surgical procedure that involves cutting and reshaping a bone near a damaged joint to minimize stress on the affected area. (
  • Physical therapy normally begins immediately after the osteotomy procedure. (
  • Learn more about the Osteotomy surgical procedure at Brigham and Women's Hospital. (
  • sandwich osteotomy a surgical procedure for augmenting an atrophic mandible, resembling a visor osteotomy but having a horizontal split confined between the mental foramina. (
  • The procedure is demanding, in that osteotomy and precise reorientation are required, and each step requires a certain level of experience and training. (
  • I've just been told by my surgeon that I will require this procedure as my kyphosis is very rigid and a PSO (pedical subtraction osteotomy) is the best way to go. (
  • I had flatfoot reconstruction (ptt repair, fdl tendon transfer, calcaneal osteotomy, kidner procedure and achielles tendon lengthening) Aug. 2010. (
  • Osteotomy is a surgical procedure that involves bone-cutting. (
  • If an osteotomy is performed for osteoarthritis of the outer knee, the procedure is reversed and bone is cut from the inner side of the lower leg near the knee. (
  • During the osteotomy procedure, the surgeon also reshapes the tibia (shinbone) or femur (thighbone) to improve the alignment of the knee. (
  • Osteotomy is defined as a procedure for surgical division or sectioning of a bone. (
  • The Weil osteotomy is a common procedure that is used to treat a range for painful forefoot conditions such as plantar keratoma and metatarsalgia. (
  • Proximal femoral osteotomy was a technique used in adults in the early part of the 20th century for the treatment of hip dysplasia and osteoarthritis. (
  • Osteotomy for treating knee osteoarthritis. (
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  • Patients suffering from osteoarthritis may find that an osteotomy is a good alternative to a total hip or knee replacement. (
  • Surgery to shift the weight away from the inner knee is one of the most common uses of osteotomy for osteoarthritis. (
  • The most common way to use osteotomy for osteoarthritis of the inner knee is to remove a wedge of bone from the outer side of the large lower leg bone (tibia) near the knee. (
  • Osteotomy for osteoarthritis of the inner knee could also include adding a wedge of bone to the inner tibia, or adding or removing bone from the femur. (
  • Osteotomy is an appropriate treatment for younger, active people with osteoarthritis who are able to delay a total joint replacement. (
  • The indication for double osteotomy of the shoulder is pain in arising in the glenohumeral joint in osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis. (
  • Osteotomy is indicated when more conservative treatments for osteoarthritis - such as medications, therapy, and lifestyle changes - fail to relieve pain and restore function to the affected joint. (
  • An osteotomy surgery may be recommended for patients as a part of osteoarthritis therapy . (
  • In osteoarthritis, for example, the damage to knee cartilage is frequently more severe in the inner part of the joint - an osteotomy in this case involves removing bone from the outer side of the tibia, aligning the body weight to the healthier part of the knee cartilage and away from the damaged cartilage of the inner knee. (
  • For patients considering an osteotomy or patients seeking treatment for osteoarthritis, The Orthopaedic & Arthritis Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) offers world-class care in a state-of-the-art facility. (
  • With knee osteotomy for osteoarthritis of the inner knee, the surgeon removes bone from the outside of the lower leg bone near the knee. (
  • Patients with unicompartmental osteoarthritis of the knee can be treated with an osteotomy. (
  • To assess the benefits and harms of an osteotomy for treating patients with knee osteoarthritis, including the following main outcomes scores: treatment failure, pain and function scores, health-related quality of life, serious adverse events, mortality and reoperation rate. (
  • Randomised and controlled clinical trials comparing an osteotomy with other treatments for patients with unicompartmental osteoarthritis of the knee. (
  • citation needed] Knee osteotomy is commonly used to realign arthritic damage on one side of the knee. (
  • Knee osteotomy is surgery that removes a part of the bone of the joint of either the bottom of the femur (upper leg bone) or the top of the tibia (lower leg bone) to increase the stability of the knee. (
  • With a knee osteotomy, the bone is cut in order to shift the weight to the good side of the joint. (
  • Article explaining how an elderly person's life was changed by a bilateral knee osteotomy . (
  • A useful list of world experts in knee osteotomy. (
  • Knee osteotomy is surgery to shift the positioning of the knee. (
  • During knee osteotomy, the knee may be realigned using an opening wedge or closing wedge method. (
  • While some surgeons predict that a return to full activities is possible after 3 to 6 months, others claim it may take up to a year to adjust to the corrected position of the knee after knee osteotomy. (
  • Laser osteotomy does not require mechanical contact with the bone therefore flexible tools can be used for cutting. (
  • The robot will be able to move and orient the laser accurately, while following an uneven bone surface in the target area of the osteotomy. (
  • An osteotomy is a surgical operation whereby a bone is cut to shorten or lengthen it or to change its alignment. (
  • Lipton GE, Bowen JR. A new modified technique of triple osteotomy of the innominate bone for acetabular dysplasia. (
  • Triple osteotomy of the innominate bone. (
  • Next an osteotomy was performed of the C% and C6 vertebral bodies as there was a bridging bone across the disc space restricting access to the C5-C6 disc. (
  • Osteotomy redistributes the weight-bearing force on the knee by cutting a wedge of bone away to reposition the knee. (
  • Potential complications with Chevron osteotomy include the bone failing to heal or disruption of the blood supply to the cut bone. (
  • Trauma to a growth plate can affect how a bone grows, and the results of uneven growth may require an osteotomy. (
  • The advantages over the conventional techniques are reducing the chance of accidental intra-articular extension of the osteotomy, eliminating the potential risk of unwanted translation or rotation of the bone, ability to readjust the alignment after surgery without the need to remove the bone screws. (
  • After a femoral osteotomy, an X-ray will be done to make sure the bone is healing as desired. (
  • The term osteotomy refers to cutting through bone. (
  • Hip osteotomy involves removing bone from the upper thighbone (femur). (
  • This case report describes the use of the sagittal split osteotomy technique to avoid extensive bone removal and protect the inferior alveolar nerve during surgical extruction of multiple impacted teeth. (
  • The authors describe the use of a step-cut osteotomy of the humeral diaphysis coupled with neutralization plating and autologous bone grafting for the management of humeral shaft nonunions that were recalcitrant to initial surgical management. (
  • In this series, a step-cut osteotomy of the humeral diaphysis, supplemented with plate fixation and autogenous bone graft, resulted in union. (
  • Inclusion criteria were a humeral shaft nonunion confirmed both clinically and radiographically, failure of prior surgical intervention to repair the nonunion, and revision with a step-cut osteotomy of the humeral diaphysis, plate stabilization, and autogenous bone graft. (
  • In all cases, at the first-stage hardware removal and biopsy surgery, it was thought that the bone ends were atrophic and/or necrotic, and that osteotomy would be required to obtain healthy bone ends for healing. (
  • The indication for step-cut osteotomy was based on the residual anatomy at the nonunion site (oblique bone ends) as well as the concept that improved rotational stability at the nonunion site would promote healing. (
  • Varus, valgus, and nondisplacement osteotomy in 75 percent of patients resulted in pain relief with improvement in the radiograph appearance of the subchondral bone and widening of the joint space. (
  • Osteotomy - reshaping the bone to reduce stress on the affected area. (
  • cuneiform osteotomy removal of a wedge of bone. (
  • displacement osteotomy surgical division of a bone and shifting of the divided ends to change the alignment of the bone or to alter weight-bearing stresses. (
  • linear osteotomy the sawing or simple cutting of a bone. (
  • and displacement osteotomy, in which a bone is redesigned surgically to alter the alignment or weight-bearing stress areas. (
  • Bone grafting was performed at both the acetabular and femoral osteotomy sites. (
  • These revolutionary osteotomy wedges have an unprecedented compressive force of 15-20 MPa (2900 pounds/square inch), comparable to cortical bone, adding improved stability to the correction site. (
  • After insertion of the osteotomy plate, the appropriate size OSferion wedges are prepared in a sterile fashion using autogenous blood, or osteotomy site bone marrow and placed within the osteotomy site by hand. (
  • An osteotomy is the removal of a wedge or piece of vertebral bone to alter the alignment of the spine. (
  • PAO followed by rehabilitation At PAO, the pubic bone is osteotomized and under fluoroscopic control, the ischial osteotomies and the posterior iliac osteotomy are performed. (
  • The osteotomy in itself involves a Z-shaped cut in the first metatarsal separating the head of the plantar half of the shaft from the rest of the bone. (
  • A spherical osteotomy device for the efficient surgical sectioning of bone includes a part spherical body and a shank. (
  • The goal of displacement osteotomies is to create congruent matching surfaces to align, stabilize, and maximize contact between the corresponding bone sections. (
  • Osteotomies may include a number of different types of bone sectioning procedures that result in two corresponding sections of the bone which are then reoriented until a desired alignment between the bone sections is achieved. (
  • Although resulting shapes of so called "dome" osteotomy are not domes, the following terms have been used in the scientific literature to refer to osteotomies wherein corresponding bone cuts are shaped like a semi-cylinder: dome, spherical, barrel-vault, focal dome (reversed dome), crescentic, and arcuate. (
  • A Weil metatarsal shortening osteotomy (bone cut) is performed to decrease pressure on a prominent metatarsal head in the forefoot. (
  • The study will assess the outcomes of patients treated with concomitant hip arthroscopy at the time of periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) for patients with hip dysplasia compared with patients treated with PAO alone. (
  • The purpose of this study is to assess perioperative and postoperative outcomes to date in patients treated with surgery (Periacetabular Osteotomy or PAO) for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH) receiving formal postoperative physical therapy versus those patients who did not receive formal postoperative physical therapy. (
  • Orthopaedic surgeons at Penn Medicine are performing periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) surgeries for native hip preservation in adolescents, young adults and adults (generally up to 45 years of age) with dysplasia and other structural hip deformities. (
  • Periacetabular osteotomy (PAO), for example, addresses the underlying structural deficiencies of a shallow or poorly oriented acetabulum. (
  • Figure 2: Intra-operative and immediate post-surgical images of a 25-year-old patient demonstrating fixation after periacetabular osteotomy (PAO), surgical hip dislocation, labral repair, femoral head-neck osteochondroplasty, and subtrochanteric derotational femoral osteotomy. (
  • Surgical approach does not influence the operation time, blood loss, and complications of periacetabular osteotomy. (
  • In a total of 101 hips of 95 cases, from February 2010 to July 2011, three different approaches of Bernese periacetabular osteotomy, I-I, TSP, and MSP, were conducted. (
  • The MSP approach is superior to the other two approaches in doing periacetabular osteotomy. (
  • This video presents a rectus femoris-sparing modification of the Bernese periacetabular osteotomy (PAO). (
  • The video opens by discussing research by Dr. Peters et al comparing outcomes between using a Bernese periacetabular osteotomy that includes release of the rectus femoris and capsulotomy with repair of intraarticular pathology, to a less-invasive approach that leaves the rectus femoris attached and does not include a capsulotomy. (
  • The purpose of periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) is to increase acetabular cover of the femoral head and thereby distribute pressures better over the available cartilage surface. (
  • Proximal femoral osteotomy continues to find application in adults for the treatment of hip fracture nonunions and malunions and in cases of congenital and acquired hip deformities. (
  • Two main types of osteotomies are used in the correction of hip dysplasias and deformities to improve alignment/interaction of acetabulum - (socket) - and femoral head (femur head) - (ball), innominate osteotomies and femoral osteotomies. (
  • Knee deformities such as bowleg in which the knee is varus-leaning (high tibia osteotomy, or HTO) and knock-knee (tibial valgus osteotomy), in which the knee is valgus leaning. (
  • Femoral osteotomy may be performed on the hip joint due to hip deformities. (
  • Doctors often do an osteotomy to correct certain knee deformities such as bowleg (varus) and knock-knee (valgus) deformities of the knees. (
  • FV Hospital's Orthopaedics Department has successfully performed scarf osteotomy to correct many cases of hallux valgus deformities. (
  • A scarf osteotomy is conducted to correct moderate hallux valgus deformities. (
  • The success of the medial displacement calcaneal osteotomy in correcting flatfoot deformities is likely to be the result of a shift of the Achilles tendon forces on the hindfoot. (
  • Varus- and valgus-producing osteotomies were aimed at maximizing joint congruity and redistributing the weightbearing load across the femoral head to a less affected area. (
  • Varus osteotomy involves the medial (inner) section of the knee at the top of the tibia. (
  • OrthoPediatrics Corp. is pleased to announce the launch of its new Distal Femoral Osteotomy System (DFOS). (
  • Osteotomy surgery changes the alignment of the knee so that the weight-bearing part of the knee is shifted off diseased or deformed cartilage to healthier tissue in order to relieve pain and increase knee stability. (
  • Combined surgery for ACL and osteotomy has higher morbidity rates. (
  • A Chevron osteotomy is a common bunion correction surgery. (
  • Like any surgery, a femoral osteotomy carries some risks. (
  • This surgery is often done in combination with a Varis Derotation Osteotomy. (
  • Recovery after an osteotomy depends on the extent of the surgery as well as the health and strength of the patient. (
  • In addition to osteotomy, surgical intervention options range from minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery to joint replacement and cartilage repair or regeneration. (
  • Before suggesting an osteotomy, our orthopaedic consultants prefer to try and control your symptoms with physiotherapy, anti-inflammatory medication and, possibly, key-hole surgery. (
  • What is a maxillary osteotomy surgery? (
  • Home » Frequently asked Questions on Health » What is a maxillary osteotomy surgery? (
  • Last week I met a dentist and he advised me to go for a maxillary osteotomy surgery. (
  • The osteotomy surgery is being performed to reduce the jaw size if it is disproportionate. (
  • Yesterday she had to have surgery for Ulnar Osteotomy on her front left leg and wondering if anyone else has had to go through this with their Basset? (
  • There is arthroscopic surgery, hip resurfacing, arthrodesis (fusion) , a minimally-invasive replacement for the hip and knee, unicompartmental knee surgery, and, of course, osteotomy of the knee or hip. (
  • If these treatments don't work, your doctor may want to do a surgery called osteotomy. (
  • The Triple´s Weil osteotomy described by Maceira is the most widely used surgical treatment in open distal metatarsal surgery but nowadays, percutaneous osteotomy has proven to be a valid technique that yields results similar to open osteotomy for the treatment of metatarsalgia and other forefoot problems. (
  • It has been somewhat controversial the choice between the different operative treatments, being nowadays the triple´s Weil osteotomy (TWO) and the distal minimally invasive osteotomy (DMMO) the most popular, gaining both defenders and retractors surgeons in open and percutaneous surgery. (
  • The Weil osteotomy is the most widely used surgical treatment in open distal metatarsal surgery, a popularity based upon the simple technique, stable fixation, excellent union rates and predictable results. (
  • This technique allows for dissection of the pelvis enabling osteotomies and acetabular reorientation without violating the periosteum around the triradiate cartilage. (
  • Osteotomy is performed to cut cartilage and increase the fit and alignment of the ends of the femur and tibia for smooth articulation. (
  • Doctors use osteotomy if destruction of the knee cartilage mainly affects a single disc of cartilage: the disc (meniscus) either on the inner part or on the outer part of the knee joint. (
  • By shifting the weight onto good cartilage, osteotomy may "buy time" for younger or more active people before they need a total joint replacement. (
  • An osteotomy may also be performed in conjunction with other joint preservation procedures in order to allow for cartilage repair tissue to grow without being subjected to excessive pressure. (
  • The osteotomy shifts weight from a part of the joint where the cartilage is damaged to an area where healthier cartilage exists. (
  • Osteotomy surgically repositions the joint, realigning the mechanical axis away from the damaged cartilage. (
  • Chiari in 1974 described a medial displacement osteotomy to be used in children and adults with hip dysplasia and poor joint congruency. (
  • Osteotomy of the upper portion of the tibia for degenerative arthritis of the knee. (
  • An osteotomy method includes attaching a patient-specific osteotomy guide to a corresponding surface of a tibia of a patient and making an osteotomy at a patient-specific orientation through a resection slot of the osteotomy guide. (
  • 5 . The osteotomy surgical kit of claim 4 , wherein the osteotomy guide includes a drill hole for guiding the osteotomy implant and intersecting the resection slot and wherein the osteotomy implant includes a protrusion configured to be received into a guiding hole drilled into the tibia through the drill hole. (
  • 6 . The osteotomy surgical kit of claim 1 , further comprising a patient-specific fixation plate having a patient-specific inner surface for engaging the tibia and securing the fixation plate. (
  • Osteotomy means to surgically break the tibia under control. (
  • A femoral derotation osteotomy can be performed to correct version abnormalities such as excessive anteversion or retroversion of the hip joint. (
  • Intra-articular corrective osteotomy for malunited fractures of the distal humerus is technically demanding and the literature on this subject scarce [ 6 - 9 ]. (
  • Dr. Slocum's father was a human orthopedic surgeon who frequently did corrective osteotomy procedures to treat knee ligament problems in people. (
  • The patient underwent a corrective osteotomy to improve the surface contact area of the left hip. (
  • Many workers have proposed corrective osteotomies of the mid-foot, with or without soft tissue procedures. (
  • Intertrochanteric osteotomy has some use in providing temporary relief of pain in this challenging group of patients. (
  • Osteotomy is also used as an alternative treatment to total knee replacement in younger and active patients. (
  • The triple pelvic osteotomy remains an important treatment for acetabular reorientation in selected skeletally immature patients. (
  • Osteotomy is effective for patients with arthritis in one compartment of the knee. (
  • Osteotomies are commonly performed on patients who have experienced a break that has healed crookedly, or has grown slower than the bones around it. (
  • Osteotomy is most often performed on younger patients who are more active and who want to delay replacement of the joint entirely. (
  • Proximal tibial osteotomy in patients who are fifty years old or less. (
  • Individualized nasal osteotomy approaches can increase the predictability of surgical outcomes in patients undergoing rhinoplasty. (
  • Researchers retrospectively reviewed the clinical outcomes of 150 patients who underwent rhinoplasty at private clinics between 2009 and 2011, examining the type and frequency of specific osteotomy procedures in addition to pre- and postoperative photographs. (
  • Ninety-two of the patients received lateralized medical oblique osteotomy, 70 required bilateral intermediate osteotomy and 21 patients underwent unilateral osteotomy. (
  • Among the base osteotomies performed, 41 patients (42%) underwent bilateral base osteotomy and 24 patients (25%) underwent unilateral base osteotomy. (
  • In 32 patients (33%) who had aesthetically pleasing lateral wall width and no convexity of the posterior part of the lateral bony wall, base osteotomy was not performed. (
  • Osteotomy is usually not suitable for patients much over the age of 60. (
  • Methods: Forty-one patients (58 feet) with mild to moderate hallux valgus were treated by either percutaneous technique (n = 24) patients (33 feet) or by distal chevron osteotomy (n = 17) (25 feet). (
  • We present our series of 18 patients of pes cavus in the adolescent age group, treated by Japas' V-osteotomy of the tarsus. (
  • However, those patients could be salvaged by triple arthordesis or Dwyer's calcaneal osteotomy. (
  • Calcaneal osteotomies are an essential part of our current armamentarium in the treatment of AAFD. (
  • The purpose of this study was to evaluate the combination of talonavicular fusion and Evans calcaneal osteotomy for the treatment of posterior tibial tendon dysfunction. (
  • I am scheduled for a PTT transfer/repair, calcaneal osteotomy, and 3 other procedures to my left foot on January 4th. (
  • After medial calcaneal osteotomy (stages 5 and 6), the Achilles tendon contributed less to the arch-flattening. (
  • Over 130 metatarsal osteotomies have been described in the world literature for the surgical management of hallux valgus. (
  • The first metatarsal scarf osteotomy has significantly improved the correction in hallux valgus and has recently gained popularity among European surgeons. (
  • Chiari medial displacement osteotomy. (
  • Chiari K. Medial displacement osteotomy of the pelvis. (
  • Matheney TH, Snyder B. Chiari medial displacement osteotomy of the pelvis. (
  • Medial displacement and lateral column lengthening osteotomies in isolation or in combination and the Malerba osteotomy have been employed along with soft tissue balancing to good effect by various authors. (
  • From 1961, nondisplacement and displacement double osteotomy of the knee have produced a similar success rate, with the bonus that they are useful in active rheumatoid arthritis, unlike at the hip. (
  • Femoral osteotomies, as the name indicates, involves adjustments made to the femur head and/or the femur. (
  • Valgus osteotomy involves the lateral (outer) compartment of the knee by shaping the bottom of the femur. (
  • In a femoral osteotomy, the surgeon makes a long incision along the upper thigh, detaching some of the musculature in the area to reach the femur. (
  • Surgeon performed a cervical osteotomy at C5 and C6. (
  • Within 6 months her surgeon confirmed the osteotomy had united. (
  • It's also important to realize that total joint replacement after osteotomy is more challenging for the surgeon. (
  • Another surgeon has mentioned an osteotomy, and you've also had a meniscus transplant suggested. (
  • The book Spinal Osteotomy is divided into sections that focus on principles of spinal osteotomy, technical and case illustration and outcomes and complications as well as computer navigation and other latest techniques. (
  • Usual surgical complications are possible with osteotomy as well. (
  • These principles concerns surgeons like White, who described a modification of the distal metaphyseal osteotomy through a percutaneous approach without visualization and without internal fixation to obtain a metatarsal in optimal weight-bearing position. (
  • Tönnis D, Behrens K, Tscharani F. A modified technique of the triple pelvic osteotomy: early results. (
  • This manuscript documents surgical technique and reports on a case of intra-articular osteotomy for distal humerus malunion. (
  • What is the name of the femoral osteotomy technique using a diagonal cut for shortening? (
  • This case describes the technique and points out the value of sagittal split osteotomy in the removal of multiple deeply impacted mandibular molars. (
  • In certain cases, however, a technique known as osteotomy can can realign the knee, taking pressure off the damaged side. (
  • visor osteotomy a surgical technique for augmenting an atrophic mandible, in which the mandible is split sagitally and the cranial fragment is slid upward and supported with grafts. (
  • This osteotomy was performed in the technique as described by Abraham et. (
  • The benefit of this technique is that it is an extracapsular osteotomy which preserves the vital and already tenuous blood supply to the femoral head. (
  • Where the technique of Kramer is similar, Abraham's osteotomy does not violate the joint nor is the posterior cortex cut. (
  • However, the percutaneous technique is safer than the distal chevron osteotomy. (
  • To solve this case, the technique of segmental osteotomy with interpositional graft may be performed aiming at making possible subsequent prosthetic rehabilitation of such implants within satisfactory functional and esthetic standards. (
  • This technique represents a modification of the single-tooth osteotomy that has been used for many years to reposition the natural dental unit. (
  • In "pronatory syndromes," the relation of the osteotomy to the posterior subtalar facet modifies the biomechanics of the hindfoot in different ways. (
  • In PAO, a series of osteotomy cuts encompass the acetabulum, preserving the hip abductors and the posterior, weightbearing column of the pelvis. (
  • The scarf osteotomy is extremely versatile as it allows for several benefits, including lateral shifting and inward rotation of the head-shaft fragment while maintaining joint congruity. (
  • O'Connor PA, Mullhall KJ, Kearns SR, Sheehan E, McCormack D. Triple pelvic osteotomy in Legg-Calve-Perthes disease using a single anterolateral incision. (
  • Mahan M.C., Zaltz I. (2018) Single Anterior Incision Steel Triple Pelvic Osteotomy. (
  • After the intraoral and radiologic examination it was decided that the impacted teeth are to be extracted by using sagittal split osteotomy. (
  • The Arthrex T3 AMZ system was designed to facilitate tibial tubercle osteotomy and transfer in a reproducible manner for extensor mechanism realignment and patellar unloading. (
  • The bases for performing a proximal femoral osteotomy can vary. (
  • Delp SL, Bleck EB, Zajac FE, Bollini G. Biomechanical analysis of the Chiari pelvic osteotomy. (
  • Ohashi H, Hirohashi K, Yamano Y. Factors influencing the outcome of Chiari pelvic osteotomy: a long-term follow-up. (
  • Shore B.J., Matheney T. (2018) Chiari Pelvic Osteotomy. (
  • In: Hamdy R., Saran N. (eds) Pediatric Pelvic and Proximal Femoral Osteotomies. (
  • In young dogs, with hips still in the development stage, a t riple pelvic osteotomy (TPO) may be the best approach. (
  • A pelvic osteotomy is done to correct a hip socket (acetabulum) that is too shallow or misshapen. (
  • This may include frontal, sagittal, and rotational corrections and perhaps even lengthening through the osteotomy. (
  • Teitge R.A., Torga-Spak R. (2013) Rotational Tibial Osteotomy. (
  • In the case of an extra-articular osteotomy to correct flexion or extension alignment, treatment can be indicated despite the presence of posttraumatic arthrosis of an incongruent elbow joint. (
  • Osteotomy may allow an active person to postpone a total joint replacement for a few years and is usually reserved for younger people. (
  • Shoulder pain that is due to pathology in the glenohumeral joint may be reheved by nondisplacement osteotomies of the neck of the scapula and the surgical neck of the humerus. (
  • A flexion-valgus osteotomy was performed to bring the diseased region of the femoral head out of the hip joint. (
  • The second step involves addressing lateral wall convexity, which determines the need for an intermediate osteotomy. (
  • It involves an extra-capsular basicervical osteotomy which flexes the head anteriorly and also brings it out laterally into valgus. (
  • INTRODUCTION: The decrease of patellar height following opening-wedge proximal tibial osteotomy can affect function, and subsequent total knee arthroplasty may be more difficult and give poorer results. (
  • Osteotomy and Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. (
  • Follow-up of studies comparing different osteotomy techniques was too short to measure treatment failure, which implicates revision to a knee arthroplasty. (
  • Medtronic announced that it received the CE Mark for the company's new ReDux Plier device that helps orthopedic surgeons improve how they perform pedicle substraction osteotomy (PSO) procedures. (
  • In clinical practice most of the surgeons limit these to a few procedures which invariably include soft tissue release, medial exostostomy combined with either proximal or distal osteotomy of the first metatarsal. (
  • The said I was not ready for a revision yet, but to 'hang in there' and bear the pain as best I could as the stem was 'notoriously difficult to remove' and may require an osteotomy. (
  • Debnath UK, Guha AR, Karlakki S, Vargese J, Evans GA. Combined femoral and Chiari osteotomies for reconstruction of the painful subluxation or dislocation of the hip in cerebral palsy: a long-term outcome study. (
  • A more cosmetic reconstruction can be achieved using a combination of osteotomy and collateral ligament reconstruction. (
  • This was corrected by metacarpal head narrowing, opposing closing wedge osteotomies of the metacarpal and proximal phalanx and collateral ligament reconstruction using parts from the deleted digit. (
  • Wassell II duplication of the distal phalanges, reconstructed with proximal phalanx head narrowing, closing wedge osteotomy and radial collateral ligament reconstruction from the deleted segment. (
  • The chamfered wedge design of the implants corresponds to the shape of the open wedge correction performed with the Opening Wedge Osteotomy System. (
  • an extraoral osteotomy in the shape of a "C" performed bilaterally in the mandibular rami for the correction of retrognathia or apertognathia. (
  • The purpose of this study is to compare the clinical results between two different surgical treatments: triple´s Weil osteotomy (TWO) and distal minimal invasive osteotomy (DMMO). (
  • In orthopedic surgeries, these endoscopes are not used because interventions like drilling and osteotomy necessitate large forces. (
  • Had an appointment today with my neurosurgeon and was informed because of the 3 level fusion from L3 to S1 that I needed to have a spinal osteotomy to reform the curve in my lumbar spine. (
  • Finally, the vertical and the horizontal osteotomies were connected by oblique osteotomy on the level of external oblique line. (
  • The oblique osteotomy was performed with a 2 mm Lindeman burr to expose the impacted teeth and to facilitate the extraction. (
  • Based on their findings, the researchers developed a four-step analysis for each osteotomy performed, which includes an assessment of the desired dorsal width after dorsal reduction, during which time the widest point on the dorsal lines is located to determine whether a need for lateralized medial oblique osteotomy exists. (
  • What is a Chevron osteotomy? (
  • The chevron osteotomy is a medial eminence resection, distal MT osteotomy, and medial capsulorrhaphy. (
  • It has been somewhat controversial, with more than 25 different lesser metatarsal osteotomies described to date. (
  • How much does a maxillary osteotomy cost? (
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  • I am interested in correcting a receded upper jaw and would like a rough estimate of how much a maxillary osteotomy costs? (
  • Part 2c of a course by Mr (Dr) Adrian Wilson on realignment osteotomy of the knee. (
  • I am specifically looking for people who had this osteotomy in the thoracic region (based on a search, most people seemed to have it in the lumber area). (
  • Intra-articular osteotomy is considered in the rare case of malunion after a fracture of the distal humerus to restore humeral alignment and gain a functional arc of elbow motion. (
  • In the rare case of malunion, intra-articular or supracondylar osteotomy to restore humeral alignment and provide a more useful arc of motion is legitimate. (
  • In the field of canine humeral osteotomy, an osteotomy plate including a proximal plate portion lying substantially in a first plane for application to the humerus. (
  • Thirty-four surgically managed humeral shaft nonunions were identified, 6 of which were recalcitrant and definitively treated with a step-cut osteotomy of the humeral diaphysis. (
  • The elevated humeral head often reassumes its normal relation with the glenoid after double osteotomy. (
  • The following year my client underwent bilateral Akin osteotomies. (