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*  Internal fixation
... refers to fixation of screws and/or plates, intramedullary bone nails (femur, tibia, humerus) to enable or ... of the bone. Open reduction refers to open surgery to set bones, as is necessary for some fractures. ... Risks and complications may include bacterial colonization of the bone, infection, stiffness and loss of range of motion, non- ... Various techniques of minimally invasive surgery for internal fixation of bones have been reported. The treatment of fractures ...
*  Avulsion fracture
An avulsion fracture is a bone fracture which occurs when a fragment of bone tears away from the main mass of bone as a result ... Open reduction (using surgical incision) and internal fixation is used when pins, screws, or similar hardware is needed to fix ... Traumatic complete displacement of a tooth from its socket in alveolar bone. It is a serious dental emergency in which prompt ... the bone on the outside edge of the foot extending to the little toe). This fracture is likely caused by the lateral band of ...
*  Extracorporeal shockwave therapy
... open bone growth plates; pregnancy, implanted metal in the area (bone screws and pins); and people on medication that ... ESWT is also used to promote bone healing and treat bone necrosis. It is an effective alternative to surgical treatment of non- ... ISMST International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-Rompe et al. March 2002 pp. ... Cheng JH, Wang CJ (2015). "Biological mechanism of shockwave in bone". International Journal of Surgery. doi:10.1016/j.ijsu. ...
*  Titanium alloy
Ti-6Al-4V's poor shear strength makes it undesirable for bone screws or plates. It also has poor surface wear properties and ... Titanium alloys has been extensively used for the manufacturing of metal orthopedic joint replacements and bone plate surgeries ... pins for setting bones, and for other biological implants. See Titanium#Orthopedic implants. The ASTM International standard on ... especially when direct contact with tissue or bone is required. ...
*  Buckman Co. v. Plaintiffs' Legal Committee
The Plaintiffs' Legal Committee represented plaintiffs who claimed injuries resulting from the use of bone screws on their ...
*  Umedram Lalbhai Desai
He was the inventor of Screw Bone Perforator and instruments for Wiring Fractured Bones (Patented). (1904 British Medical ...
*  Screw thread
ISO 4570 Metal bone screws (HA, HB) - ISO 5835 Panzergewinde (Pg) (German) is an old German 80° thread (DIN 40430) that ... Screw threads have several applications: Fastening: Fasteners such as wood screws, machine screws, nuts, and bolts. Connecting ... the first time a craftsman who carved and filed screw threads ever tried to make two screws, or two mated pairs of screw and ... A screw thread is the essential feature of the screw as a simple machine and also as a fastener. The mechanical advantage of a ...
*  List of International Organization for Standardization standards
Metal bone screws with conical under-surface of head - Dimensions ISO 9269:1988 Implants for surgery - Metal bone plates - ... Selected sizes for screws, bolts and nuts ISO 263:1973 ISO inch screw threads - General plan and selection for screws, bolts ... Keys for use with screws with hexagon socket heads ISO 8319-2:1986 Part 2: Screwdrivers for single slot head screws, screws ... Metal bone plates - Holes corresponding to screws with asymmetrical thread and spherical under-surface ISO 5837 Implants for ...
*  High tibial osteotomy
... ability to readjust the alignment after surgery without the need to remove the bone screws. Since the population in most ... eliminating the potential risk of unwanted translation or rotation of the bone, ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E07)
... bone nails MeSH E07.858.442.660.110 --- bone plates MeSH E07.858.442.660.115 --- bone screws MeSH E07.858.442.660.120 --- bone ... bone nails MeSH E07.695.125 --- bone plates MeSH E07.695.130 --- bone screws MeSH E07.695.140 --- breast implants MeSH E07.695. ...
*  Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
Morgan, Richard (May 5, 2016). "The bosses who got screwed for boning in the corner office". New York Post. Retrieved 2017-08- ...
*  Mandibular fracture
... orthodontic bands and MMF bone screws where titanium screws with holes in the head of them are screwed into the basal bone of ... with screws or plates and screws) or non-rigidly (with transosseous wires). There are a multitude of various plate and screw ... Cysts and tumours can limit effective bone to bone contact and osteomyelitis or osteonecrosis compromise blood supply to the ... or using MMF bone screws. More commonly, open reduction and rigid internal fixation is placed. When the width of the mandible ...
*  Screw
Bone screws tend to be made of stainless steel or titanium, and they often have high-end features such as conical threads, ... If the screw is right-handed (most screws are) and you turn the screw in the direction of your fingers the screw will move in ... The basic meaning of the word screw has long involved the idea of a helical screw thread, but the Archimedes screw and the ... Though resembling a screw, this is not a screw in the usual sense of the word. Earlier, the screw had been described by the ...
*  Richard Lehman (surgeon)
Lehman's technique uses interference fit screws instead of bone tunnels. The technique utilizes a standard free graft and the ... In 2010 he was part of team of doctors exploring a new, two-phased tissue graft designed to repair bone and cartilage damage to ... 73 (3): 440 - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery". Ejbjs.org. Retrieved 2009-03-26. Lehman, RC; Perry, CR (September 2003). " ... believed to be the first report on the use of this device in a bone and cartilage application. Dr. Lehman isn't limited to ...
*  Polyaxial screw
... polyaxial screws add a safety benefit by failing in the housing/screw interface before breaking in the shaft of the bone screw ... A polyaxial screw is used for connecting vertebrae to rods in spinal surgery. It is essentially a screw whose spherical head is ... Unlike standard lateral mass plate and screw systems, the new cervical polyaxial screw and rod system easily accommodates ... The ball joint allows the surgeon some flexibility in placing the screws. It has also been hypothesized that ...
*  Threading (manufacturing)
Good examples of threaded parts produced with additive manufacturing are found in the dental implant and bone screw fields, ... Screw > History Screw-cutting lathe > History Automatic lathe > History Screw thread > History of standardization Turret lathe ... Threading is the process of creating a screw thread. More screw threads are produced each year than any other machine element. ... New York filed a patent for the cold-rolling of threads on wood screws. Further efforts to cold-roll threads on screws followed ...
*  Patellar ligament
The portion of the patellar ligament is then drawn through these tunnels in the bone and will be affixed to the bone via screws ... "Bone Patellar Bone ACL Reconstruction - Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics". Retrieved 2008-10-23. Anatomy figure: 15:01-04 at ... Arch Bone Jt Surg. 3 (2): 99-103. PMC 4468619 . PMID 26110175. MedlinePlus Encyclopedia ACL reconstruction Shaerf, Daniel A.; ...
*  Spondylolysis
The surgeon joins two or more bones (vertebrae) together through the use of metal rods, screws, and bone grafts. The bone ... Also known as a bone scan, bone scintigraphy involves the injection of a small amount of radioactive tracer into the ... Common imaging techniques include X-ray, MRI, Bone Scintigraphy (Bone Scan), and Computed Tomography (CT Scan). Qualified ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, British Volume. 2003, 85(2): 244-249. Standaert, C.J., Herring, S.A., Cole, A.J., Stratton, ...
*  Michele Van Gorp
Surgeons had to insert a screw into the navicular bone of her foot. Van Gorp's contract with the Lynx had expired after the ...
*  Rib fracture
The plate is positioned over the rib and screwed into the bone at the desired position. The plates may be bent to match the ... A rib fracture is a break in a rib bone. This typically results in chest pain that is worse with breathing in. Bruising may ... U-plates can also be used as they clamp on to the superior aspect of the ribs using locking screws. Pulmonary hygiene Mosby's ... Synthes matrixrib fixation system has two options: a precontoured metal plate that uses screws to secure the plate to the rib; ...
*  Bunion
... stabilizing the bone with screws and other hardware) are used. Hardware may even include absorbable pins that perform their ... and the deviation in the angle between the first and second metatarsal bones of the foot. The small sesamoid bones found ... repositioning the sesamoid bones beneath the first metatarsal bone, shortening, lengthening, raising, or lowering the first ... realigning the first metatarsal bone relative to the adjacent metatarsal bone, straightening the great toe relative to the ...
*  Surgical stainless steel
Implants and equipment that are put under pressure (bone fixation screws, prostheses, body piercing jewelry) are made out of ...
*  Amorphous metal
... as a biomaterial for implantation into bones as screws, pins, or plates, to fix fractures. Unlike traditional steel or titanium ... "Fixing bones with dissolvable glass". Institute of Physics. October 1, 2009. King, D.M.; Middleburgh, S.C.; Liu, A.C.Y.; Tahini ... As such, new BMG systems can be tested, and tailored systems; fit for a specific purpose (e.g. bone replacement or aero-engine ... this material dissolves in organisms at a rate of roughly 1 millimeter per month and is replaced with bone tissue. This speed ...
*  Surgery
Pins or screws to set and hold bones may be used. Sections of bone may be replaced with prosthetic rods or other parts. ... surgical connection of adjacent bones so the bones can grow together into one. Spinal fusion is an example of adjacent ... In certain cases, bone may be cut to further access the interior of the body; for example, cutting the skull for brain surgery ... e.g. Reduction of a broken nose involves the physical manipulation of the bone or cartilage from their displaced state back to ...
*  Orthognathic surgery
Lastly, if screws were inserted in the jaw, bone will typically grow over them during the two to three month healing period. ... Then, the jaw is stabilized using titanium screws that will eventually be grown over by bone, permanently staying in the mouth ... All cuts are made into the middle of the bone, where bone marrow is present. Then, a chisel is inserted into the pre existing ... utilizing titanium screws, bypassing bone cuts. When a patient has a constricted (oval shape) maxilla, but normal mandible, ...
*  Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player
"Screw You (Young Man's Blues)" - 4:43 "Jack Rabbit" - 1:49 "Whenever You're Ready (We'll Go Steady Again)" - 2:51 "Skyline ... trombone (tracks 3, 5, 7) Ivan Jullien - trumpet (tracks 3, 5, 7) Jean-Louis Chautemps, Alain Hatot - saxophones (tracks 3, 5, ...
*  Always B Miki
He subsequently underwent surgery in which four screws were inserted in the bone. He finished the season with 12 wins from 19 ...