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*  Femoral fracture - Wikipedia
Fractures are commonly obvious, since femoral fractures are often caused by high energy trauma. Signs of fracture include ... A femoral fracture is a bone fracture that involves the femur. They are typically sustained in high-impact trauma, such as car ... These fractures can take at least 4-6 months to heal. Since femoral shaft fractures are associated with violent trauma, there ... Open fractures can result in infection, osteomyelitis, and sepsis. Femoral shaft fractures occur in a bimodal distribution, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Femoral_fracture
*  List of orthopedic implants - Wikipedia
... for tibial or femoral shaft fracture Hansson pin (or LIH for Lars Ingvar Hansson), a hook-pin used for fractures of the femoral ... Carstensen JP, Noer HH (1998). "[Medial migration of a Hansson hook-pin after femoral neck fracture]". Ugeskr Laeger. 160 (36 ... Walters, Johan; Schepherd-Wilson, William; Lyons, Timothy; Close, Roger (1990). "Femoral shaft fractures treated by Ender nails ... unreliable medical source?] Harrold, A J (1982). "Kuntscher's nails for femoral fractures". BMJ. 285 (6353): 1446. doi:10.1136/ ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_orthopedic_implants
*  Early appropriate care - Wikipedia
Bone LB, Johnson KD, Weigelt J, Scheinberg R (1989). "Early versus delayed stabilization of femoral fractures. A prospective ... Early total care (ETC) became widespread in the 1980s, when studies showed early definitive fixation of long bone fractures ... EAC prescribes that definitive management of unstable axial skeleton and long bone fractures should only be undertaken within ... "External fixation as a bridge to intramedullary nailing for patients with multiple injuries and with femur fractures: damage ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Early_appropriate_care
*  Hypophosphatasia - Wikipedia
Coe JD, Murphy WA, Whyte MP (September 1986). "Management of femoral fractures and pseudofractures in adult hypophosphatasia". ... Bony deformities and fractures are complicated by the lack of mineralization and impaired skeletal growth in these patients. ... Fractures and corrective osteotomies (bone cutting) can heal, but healing may be delayed and require prolonged casting or ... Growth retardation, frequent fractures, and low bone density (osteopenia) are common. In severely-affected infants and young ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypophosphatasia
*  Hip replacement - Wikipedia
Post-operative femoral fractures are graded by the Vancouver classification. Many long-term problems with hip replacements are ... Bone is removed and the femur is shaped to accept the femoral stem with attached prosthetic femoral head (ball). There are two ... Common sizes of femoral heads are 28 mm (1.1 in), 32 mm (1.3 in) and 36 mm (1.4 in). While 22.25 mm (7⁄8 in) was common in the ... consists of replacing both the acetabulum and the femoral head while hemiarthroplasty generally only replaces the femoral head ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hip_replacement
*  Seinsheimer classification - Wikipedia
Femoral fracture Seinsheimer, F. "Subtrochanteric fractures of the femur." The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 60.3 (1978): ... They noted that "Earlier studies of pertrochanteric [sic] and femoral neck fractures show that the use of classification ... classification is a system of categorizing subtrochanteric hip fractures based on the fracture pattern of the proximal femoral ... In the published work, fifty-six patients were treated for subtrochanteric fractures, and their fractures were "classified ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seinsheimer_classification
*  Birth injury - Wikipedia
"Birth-related femoral fracture in newborns: risk factors and management". Journal of Children's Orthopaedics. 6 (3): 177-180. ... Bone fractures can occur during a difficult delivery. Fracture of the clavicle is the most common birth injury. Meconium is a ... "Newborn Clavicle Fractures". Nationwide Children's. Nationwide Children's Hospital. Retrieved 13 December 2017. http:// ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birth_injury
*  Ricardo Fort - Wikipedia
Just days before, he had also suffered a femoral fracture in Miami, Florida. "Eccentric actor, businessman Ricardo Fort dies at ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricardo_Fort
*  Traction (orthopedics) - Wikipedia
It is widely used for femoral fractures, low back pain, acetabular fractures and hip fractures. Skin traction rarely causes ... Dunlop's traction - humeral fractures in children Russell's traction Detensor's traction Although the use of traction has ... fracture reduction, but reduces pain and maintains the length of the bone. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traction_(orthopedics)
*  Urostealith - Wikipedia
Renal Fat Embolization and Urostealith Formation Complicating Femoral Fracture. Journal of the American Medical Association, ...
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*  Alendronic acid - Wikipedia
Bone: alendronate has been linked in long-term users to the development of low-impact femoral fractures. Further, studies ... fractures, wrist fractures, hip fractures, and all non-vertebral fractures. In the Fracture Intervention Trial, the women with ... "Randomised trial of effect of alendronate on risk of fracture in women with existing vertebral fractures. Fracture Intervention ... Lenart BA, Lorich DG, Lane JM (March 2008). "Atypical fractures of the femoral diaphysis in postmenopausal women taking ...
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*  Pauwel's angle - Wikipedia
Joshua Blomberg (3 July 2014). "Femoral Neck Fractures". Orthobullets. Retrieved September 2014. Check date values in: ,access- ... Pauwel's angle is the angle between the line of a fracture of the neck of the femur and the horizontal as seen on an anterio- ... The greater the angle, the more unstable the bone fracture is, and so the worse the prognosis. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pauwel's_angle
*  American Society for Bone and Mineral Research - Wikipedia
... osteonecrosis of the jaw and atypical femoral fractures. The Society has also sought to expand the study of bone to those in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Society_for_Bone_and_Mineral_Research
*  Hoffa fracture - Wikipedia
A Hoffa fracture is an intra-articular supracondylar distal femoral fracture, characterized by a fracture in the coronal plane ... 2015). "Hoffa fracture of medial unicondylar and bilateral in a man: a rare case". Pan Afr Med J. 20: 382. doi:10.11604/pamj. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoffa_fracture
*  Organ replacement in animals - Wikipedia
In less than 5% of cases, the THR will malfunction through loosening of the acetabular cup or femoral fracture. These failures ... The femoral stem is usually made of cobalt chrome or stainless steel, while the cup is made of ultra high molecular weight ... "New Hope for Horses with Bone Fractures" (PDF). Vetmed.ucdavis.edu. Retrieved 2015-01-03. van den Berg, S.S.; Reed, K.P.; ... The intermedullary interlocking nail is used to treat horses with long leg bone fractures. The nails are positioned within the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Organ_replacement_in_animals
*  Cardiac output - Wikipedia
"Intraoperative intravascular volume optimisation and length of hospital stay after repair of proximal femoral fracture: ... It estimates cardiac output (Q) using a standard arterial catheter with a manometer located in the femoral or radial artery. ... Invasive PP monitoring involves inserting a manometer pressure sensor into an artery-usually the radial or femoral artery-and ... the femoral or axillary arterial line, is used as the calibrating technique. The Q value derived from cold-saline ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardiac_output
*  History of trauma and orthopaedics - Wikipedia
Percivall Pott published his book Some Few Remarks upon Fractures and Dislocations following his compound femoral fracture on ... Fractures, dislocations, diseases and deformities of the bones of the trunk and upper extremities (1887) and Fractures, ... It was not until after World War II that orthopaedics became the dominant field treating fractures in much of the world. Later ... use of his traction splint during the First World War lead to a dramatic reduction in the mortality following femoral fractures ...
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*  Vancouver classification - Wikipedia
... is a grading system used in orthopaedics to determine management of post-operative periprosthetic femoral fractures following a ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vancouver_classification
*  G-arm medical imaging - Wikipedia
Strömqvist, B.; Hansson, L. I.; Nilsson, L. T.; Thorngren, K. G. (1984-10-01). "Two-year follow-up of femoral neck fractures. ... Killian, J. T.; Conklin, M. J.; Kramer, T.; White, S. (1999-01-01). "Improved percutaneous slipped capital femoral epiphysis ... "Simultaneous biplanar fluoroscopy for the surgical treatment of slipped capital femoral epiphysis". Journal of Pediatric ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G-arm_medical_imaging
*  Garden classification - Wikipedia
A serious but common complication of a fractured femoral neck is avascular necrosis. The vasculature to the femoral head is ... The Garden classification is a system of categorizing intracapsular hip fractures of the femoral neck. This fracture often ... Femoral Neck Fracture Imaging Akhtar M Khan, Fractures of the Lower Limb. ... Common practice is to use repair Garden 1 and 2 fractures with screws, and to replace Garden 3 and 4 fractures with ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garden_classification
*  Osteoporosis - Wikipedia
Fracture risk reduction is between 25 and 70% depending on the bone involved. There are concerns of atypical femoral fractures ... Wrist fractures are the third most common type of osteoporotic fractures. The lifetime risk of sustaining a Colles' fracture is ... Alendronate decreases fractures of the spine but does not have any effect on other types of fractures. Half stop their ... These fractures may also be asymptomatic. The most common osteoporotic fractures are of the wrist, spine, shoulder and hip. The ...
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*  Sir Robert Jones, 1st Baronet - Wikipedia
His advocacy of the use of Thomas splint for the initial treatment of femoral fractures resulted in a dramatic reduction in ... He learned about fracture care and the manufacture of braces from his uncle, and attended the Liverpool School of Medicine from ... He also noted that the fracture was not caused by direct trauma to the bone, as had always been written before, but by a cross- ... In his paper, Jones describes the fracture in a series of 6 patients, the first of which was himself. He had injured his foot ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_Robert_Jones,_1st_Baronet
*  Human leg - Wikipedia
A fracture of the leg can be classified according to the involved bone into: Femoral fracture (in the upper leg) Crus fracture ... Additionally, a line drawn through the femoral neck superimposed on a line drawn through the femoral condyles forms an angle, ... The femoral nerve (L2-L4) is the largest and longest of the nerves of the lumbar plexus. It supplies motor innervation to ... The sensory femoral branch supplies the skin below the inguinal ligament, while the mixed genital branch supplies the skin and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_leg
*  Hip spica cast - Wikipedia
Hip spicas were formerly common in reducing femoral fractures, but today are rarely used except for congenital hip dislocations ... It is used to facilitate healing of injured hip joints or of fractured femurs. A hip spica includes the trunk of the body and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hip_spica_cast
*  Orthopedic cast - Wikipedia
Hip spicas were formerly common in reducing femoral fractures, but today are rarely used except for congenital hip dislocations ... Ancient Hindus treated fractures with bamboo splints, and the writings of Hippocrates discuss management of fractures in some ... In 1828, doctors in Berlin were treating leg fractures by aligning the bones in a long narrow box which was then filled with ... Ordinarily, a leg cast applied for the treatment of a stable ankle fracture would not use the toeplate design because there is ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orthopedic_cast