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*  Cubitus varus
It can be corrected via a corrective osteotomy of the humerus and either internal or external fixation of the bone until union ... Cubitus varus is not able to be diagnosed until after healing of the prior fracture, as the arm must be in full extension, not ... Instances in which the medial epicondyle of the distal humerus is malformed due to the initial fracture at the humeral endplate ... Stimson LA (Sep 1900). "I. Cubitus Varus; or, "Gunstock" Deformity following Fracture of the Lower End of the Humerus". Ann. ...
*  Trimalleolar fracture
Surgical repair using open reduction and internal fixation is generally required, and because there is no lateral restraint of ... Bucholz, R. W.; Henry, S; Henley, M. B. (1994). "Fixation with bioabsorbable screws for the treatment of fractures of the ankle ... A trimalleolar fracture is a fracture of the ankle that involves the lateral malleolus, the medial malleolus, and the distal ... Anatomical terms of location Bimalleolar fracture Orthopaedic Trauma Association (September 2007). "Ankle Fractures". AAOS. ...
*  Internal fixation
Open reduction refers to open surgery to set bones, as is necessary for some fractures. Internal fixation refers to fixation of ... Closed Reduction Internal Fixation (CRIF) is reduction without any open surgery, followed by internal fixation. It appears to ... open reduction and internal fixation is recommended. Various techniques of minimally invasive surgery for internal fixation of ... Open Reduction Internal Fixation techniques often are used in cases involving serious fractures such as comminuted or displaced ...
*  Avulsion fracture
Displaced avulsion fractures are best managed by either open reduction and internal fixation or closed reduction and pinning. ... The tuberosity avulsion fracture (also known as pseudo-Jones fracture or dancer's fracture is a common fracture of the fifth ... 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 ...
*  Polylactic acid
Plates and Conventional Stainless Steel and Titanium Plates Used in Internal Fracture Fixation. p. 53. ISBN 0-8031-1897-X. " ...
*  Herbert screw
Internal fixation of fractures using cannulated screws and guide wires has become a routine procedure for scaphoid fractures. S ... Displaced Scaphoid Fractures Treated with Open Reduction and Internal Fixation with a Cannulated Screw. J Bone Joint Surg Am, ... L. Filan & T. J. Herbert: Herbert screw fixation of scaphoid fractures. J. Bone Jt Surg. 78-B, 519-529, 1996 Tanja Mara ...
*  Tourniquet
"Use of a new exsanguination tourniquet in internal fixation of distal radius fractures". J Orthop Traumatol. 13 (4): 173-5. doi ... Personalized tourniquet systems utilize an internal electrical pump to compress ambient air to a low pressure; these systems do ... In personalized tourniquet instruments, the internal electrical pump, pressure display, and pressure regulator are combined in ...
*  Richard Lindsey Batten
He established the first blood bank in Nigeria, and introduced in Britain the AO technique for internal fixation of fractures. ... Switzerland with Professor Martin Allgöwer who in the early 1960s had pioneered a new internal fixation technique for fractures ... He there pioneered the use of Kuschner nails to fix femoral shaft fractures, and established Nigeria's first blood bank. His ... Earlier than most surgeons, he assisted his trainees in many operations - they emerged particularly competent in AO fixation ...
*  Dynamic hip screw
One common use is internal fixation of intertrochanteric fractures of the femur, which are common in older osteoporotic ... or Sliding Screw Fixation is a type of orthopaedic implant designed for fixation of certain types of hip fractures which allows ... http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/sliding_screw_fixation_in_subtroch_frx. ...
*  Franz König (surgeon)
He was the first surgeon to perform a successful internal fixation of proximal femur fractures. In 1887, he published a paper ... Franz König at Who Named It Proximal femur fractures: the pioneer era of 1818 to 1925 Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2004 Feb;(419):306 ...
*  Hume fracture
Where the olecranon fracture is displaced, open reduction internal fixation is recommended. Once the olecranon has been ... The Hume fracture is an injury of the elbow comprising a fracture of the olecranon with an associated anterior dislocation of ... It was originally described as an undisplaced olecranon fracture, but more recently includes displaced fractures and can be ... HUME AC (August 1957). "Anterior dislocation of the head of the radius associated with undisplaced fracture of the olecranon in ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... fracture fixation MeSH E04.555.300.300 --- fracture fixation, internal MeSH E04.555.300.300.300 --- fracture fixation, ... internal mammary-coronary artery anastomosis MeSH E04.100.376.730 --- pericardial window techniques MeSH E04.100.376.735 --- ... internal mammary-coronary artery anastomosis MeSH E04.928.220.600 --- pericardial window techniques MeSH E04.928.220.605 --- ... jaw fixation techniques MeSH E04.545.500 --- mandibular advancement MeSH E04.545.510 --- maxillofacial prosthesis implantation ...
*  Geoff Richards (professor)
The personal research on implant surfaces has led to major changes in the design and manufacture of internal fracture fixation ... Since 1991, Richards has been working for the AO Research Institute Davos (ARI) performing R&D of fracture fixation devices. ... "Biomechanical comparison of plate and screw fixation in anterior pelvic ring fractures with low bone mineral density". Injury. ... "Influence of implant properties and local delivery systems on the outcome in operative fracture care". Injury. 47 (3): 595-604 ...
*  Osteosynthesis
... is the reduction and internal fixation of a bone fracture with implantable devices that are usually made of ... In a fracture that is rigidly immobilized the fracture heals by the process of intramembranous ossification. The ... Osteosynthesis aims to bring the fractured bone ends together and immobilize the fracture site while healing takes place. ... AO principles of fracture management. Thomas P. Rüedi, Richard E. Buckley, Christopher G. Moran. 2. edition. Thieme 2007 T. ...
*  Essex-Lopresti fracture
The radial head fracture is usually managed by open reduction internal fixation; if the fracture is too comminuted, a radial ... The Essex-Lopresti fracture is a fracture of the radial head with concomitant dislocation of the distal radio-ulnar joint and ... Essex Lopresti fracture at Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics online Essex-Lopresti, P (May 1951). "Fractures of the radial ... This fracture occurs in patients who have fallen from a height. The injury can be difficult to diagnose initially as the ...
*  Shoulder surgery
A shoulder fracture can be treated with open reduction internal fixation (ORIF). Arthritis of the shoulder can be treated with ... A separated shoulder can be treated with: Weaver-Dunn procedure Weaver-Dunn with various additional fixations (sutures, suture ... for dislocations with fractures, etc.) Bicep Tenodesis Surgery Surgical treatment of the shoulder due to potential bicep ... Shoulder problems Separated shoulder Clavicle fracture Arthroscopy Arthritis Articular capsule of the humerus (shoulder joint) ...
*  List of orthopedic implants
"Internal Fixation Definition". MedicineNet. Retrieved 12 August 2012. Lakatos, Ronald. "History of fracture treatment". ... Talwalkar, AK; Talwalkar, OA (1967). "Treatment of simple fractures of radius and ulna with internal fixation without external ... for fracture of the shaft of femur Luque rod : for fixation of the spine Moore's pin : for fracture of the neck of femur Neer's ... a hook-pin used for fractures of the femoral neck. Harrington rod: for fixation of the spine Hartshill rectangle : for fixation ...
*  Methyl methacrylate
Also used in fracture repair in small exotic animal species using internal fixation. MMA is a raw material for the manufacture ...
*  Supracondylar humerus fracture
"Open Reduction and Internal Fixation for Lateral Unicondylar Distal Humeral Fractures". JBJS Essent Surg Tech. 7 (2): e12. doi: ... Gartland Type 1 fractures are non-displaced fractures Gartland Type 2 fractures are angulated fractures, usually "hinged" on ... Displaced fractures are readily apparent. A non-displaced fracture can be difficult to identify and a fracture line may not be ... A supracondylar humerus fracture is a fracture of the distal humerus just above the elbow joint. The fracture is usually ...
*  Osteomyelitis
... including iatrogenic causes such as joint replacements or internal fixation of fractures or secondary periapical periodontitis ... Factors that may commonly complicate osteomyelitis are fractures of the bone, amyloidosis, endocarditis, or sepsis. The ... Archives of Internal Medicine. 166 (1): 95-100. doi:10.1001/archinte.166.1.95. ISSN 0003-9926. PMID 16401816. Zuluaga, Andrés F ...
*  Lateral condyle of femur
Open reduction and internal fixation surgery is typically used to repair an osteochondral fracture. For a Type B1 partial ... The osteochondral fracture occurs on the weight-bearing portion of the lateral condyle. Typically, the condyle will fracture ( ... www.proceduresconsult.com/medical-procedures/open-reduction-and-internal-fixation-OR-040-procedure.aspx[full citation needed] ... Supplementation of buttress screws or a buttress plate is used if the fracture extends to the proximal metaphysis or distal ...
*  Dynamic compression plate
... is a metallic plate used in orthopedics for internal fixation of bone, typically after fractures. As the name implies, it is ... The sliding screw telescopes and provides fixation while allowing impaction to occur at the fracture during healing and weight ... When plates are used, atrophy of the bone beneath the plate may predispose the bone to fracture. After removal of plates, ... Among the complications of sliding screw plate fixation are "cutting out" of the nail, penetration of the screw into the joint ...
*  Orthopedic plate
An orthopedic plate is a form of internal fixation used in orthopaedic surgery to hold fractures in place to allow bone healing ...
*  Pathologic fracture
... a pathologic fracture is diagnostic of osteoporosis irrespective of bone mineral density.[citation needed] internal fixation ... There are three fracture sites said to be typical of fragility fractures: vertebral fractures, fractures of the neck of the ... Pathological fractures present as a chalkstick fracture in long bones, and appear as a transverse fractures nearly 90 degrees ... A pathologic fracture is a bone fracture caused by disease that led to weakness of the bone structure. This process is most ...
*  Nonunion
... of all scar tissue from between the fracture fragments Immobilization of the fracture with internal or external fixation. Metal ... Callus is formed, but the bone fractures have not joined. This can be due to inadequate fixation of the fracture, and treated ... Nonunion is a serious complication of a fracture and may occur when the fracture moves too much, has a poor blood supply or ... An x-ray plate of the fractured bone shows a persistent radiolucent line at the fracture. Callus formation may be evident but ...
*  Radical mastectomy
This line of study was extended by his son, Richard S. Handley, who studied internal mammary chain nodal involvement in breast ... The signs of inoperability included ulceration of the skin, fixation to the chest wall, satellite nodules, edema of the skin ( ... JR, VON RONNEN (1955-01-01). "[Spontaneous rib fractures after radical mastectomy]". Journal belge de radiologie. 38 (4): 525- ... Handley, R. S.; Thackray, A. C. (1954-01-09). "Invasion of Internal Mammary Lymph Nodes in Carcinoma of the Breast". British ...
*  ICD-9-CM Volume 3
Closed reduction of fracture without internal fixation (79.1) Closed reduction of fracture with internal fixation (79.2) Open ... reduction of fracture without internal fixation (79.3) Open reduction of fracture with internal fixation (79.4) Closed ... Internal fixation of bone without fracture reduction (78.6) Removal of implanted devices from bone (78.7) Osteoclasis (78.8) ... Implantation of internal limb lengthening device with kinetic distraction (84.54) Implantation of other internal limb ...