• Trauma
  • Supracondylar fractures of femur have a bimodal age distribution, with a high incidence in young adults from high energy trauma, such as motor vehicle accidents and a second peak in elderly with minor fall [ 2 , 3 ]. (imedpub.com)
  • Despite the anatomical proximity of the brachial artery to the elbow joint, most cases of brachial artery injury after dislocation of the elbow are related to an associated fracture, an open injury or high-energy trauma. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • These forces are typically linked to injuries in which an individual falls from a height, involvement in an automobile accident, or muscular stress where the resulting forces can lead to the trauma of fracture. (wikipedia.org)
  • limb
  • The goal of any treatment is to maintain or restore the congruity of the articular surface and restore the length and alignment of the femur and subsequently the limb. (imedpub.com)
  • The diabetic population is more susceptible to the risks of fracture and potential healing complications and infection that may lead to limb amputation. (wikipedia.org)
  • pelvic
  • She had a complex pelvic fracture that under normal circumstances could have waited another day or two prior to surgery, but since there are no other options in Haiti for injuries of this type we prepared our instruments and aroused the operative team. (blogspot.com)
  • reduction
  • Rates and Risk Factors of Conversion Hip Arthroplasty After Closed Reduction Percutaneous Hip Pinning for Femoral Neck Fractures-A Population Analysis. (amedeo.com)
  • Lambotte was the first to use threaded pins, however, his device necessitated initial, open fracture reduction and then pin insertion and fixator placement. (wikipedia.org)
  • unstable
  • Mid-Term Survivals After Cementless Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Unstable Intertrochanteric Fractures in Elderly Patients. (amedeo.com)
  • Rigid
  • The external rings are linked to each other by threaded rods and hinges that allow to move the position of the bone fragments without opening the fracture site, then the fragments can be fixed in rigid position until complete healing. (wikipedia.org)
  • screws
  • Forty percent of surgeons based their usage of DFHI screws on their comfort with the technique and not the fracture pattern. (hindawi.com)
  • knee
  • Costs and Risk Factors for Hospital Readmission After Periprosthetic Knee Fractures in the United States. (amedeo.com)
  • treatment
  • Distal femoral LCP with fibular strut graft appears to be a good treatment option for comminuted supracondylar fracture of femur. (imedpub.com)
  • Other authors have looked at the use of trochanteric entry, cephalomedullary devices such as the Gamma nail (Stryker, Mahwah, New Jersey) in the treatment of subtrochanteric fractures [ 2 - 14 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • In two reviews of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Parker and Handoll found that when comparing a short IMN to a sliding hip screw (SHS) in the treatment of extracapsular femur fractures the short IMNs had a higher complication rate [ 2 , 3 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Hip Arthroplasty After Surgical Treatment of Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures. (amedeo.com)
  • often
  • Calcaneal fractures are often attributed to shearing stress adjoined with compressive forces combined with a rotary direction (Soeur, 1975). (wikipedia.org)
  • injury
  • Mechanism of injury included both road traffic accident and fall in which 14 patients (58.3%) sustained the fracture due to RTA and 10 patients (41.7%) sustained injury due to fall affecting both sides equally. (imedpub.com)
  • He had a fracture in the frontal bone and a few small contusions in the brain, that raised the possibility of Diffuse Axonal Injury , nothing that could explain a GCS of 4 though. (getbetterhealth.com)
  • A CT scan is currently the imaging study of choice for evaluating calcaneal injury and has substituted conventional radiography in the classification of calcaneal fractures. (wikipedia.org)
  • repair
  • Bone growth, repair of fracture, maintenance of bone vitality and other injures also need blood circulation in proper way. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Risk
  • Perioperative Fractures in Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty Using the Direct Anterior Minimally Invasive Approach: Reduced Risk With Short Stems. (amedeo.com)
  • in 1997, showed that greater bone density indicated less risk for fractures in the calcaneus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foot
  • A hematoma extending to the sole of the foot is called "Mondor Sign", and is pathognomonic for calcaneal fracture. (wikipedia.org)