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*  A feasibility study of 60 consecutive patients operated for unstable thoracic cage | Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes |...
The bowed rib is the ideal fractured bone for plating as the plate is positioned on the convex side of the bone, working as a ... "Stable fractures", especially posterior, and fractures in the upper three ribs were left or fixed with the splints or "sewn" ... Fracture complications. No early fracture dislocations or complications from the plates or splints could be found on standard x ... Barrett Connor E, Nielson CM, Orwoll E, Bauer DC, Cauley JA: Epidemiology of rib fractures in older men: Osteoporotic Fractures ...
  https://traumamanagement.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13032-014-0020-z/
*  Use of Compression Glove to Prevent Complications After Distal Radius Fractures: a Randomized Controlled Trial - Full Text View...
Michael Shuler, Hand and Upper Extremity Specialist, J&M Shuler. ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:. NCT01118715 History of Changes ... Additional fractures, including carpal fractures, more proximal fractures of the radius, and finger injuries will be excluded ... Distal radius fractures (DRF) are the most common type of fracture in the human body, and a large proportion of DRFs result in ... 30-item questionnaire designed to quanitfy functional outcomes of the upper extremity and measure symptoms of pain, physical, ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01118715?recr=Open&cond=%22Cumulative+Trauma+Disorders%22&rank=5
*  Effects Of Unilateral Forearm Vibration On The Loss Of Muscle And Bone Of Contralateral Forearm - Full Text View -...
Multiple previous fractures of bones in the upper extremities. *Complicated fracture (associated skin and/or tendon and/or ... Other painful pathologies in the upper extremities (tendinitis, bursitis, etc.). *Circulation problems in the upper extremities ... bone in the free limb on muscle strength and bone mineral density of the forearm in patients with forearm/elbow fracture. ... Change of distal radius bone mineral density [ Time Frame: baseline and 6 weeks ]. Change of distal radius bone mineral density ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01553487?recr=Open&cond=%22Raynaud+Disease%22&rank=8
*  Patent US8100910 - Intramedullary interlocking fixation devices for the distal radius - Google Patents
... it interlocks the distal and proximal fracture fragments together) to stabilize the skeletal structure in a manner which can ... inhibit the amount of collapse or loss in skeletal length exhibited by a patient with a distal radius fracture. ... Methods and devices for treating fractures in or adjacent the wrist and distal forearm employ an intramedullary interlocking ... Distal radius fractures are among the most common type of bone fracture of the upper extremities. The distal radius fracture is ...
  http://www.google.com.au/patents/US8100910
*  Genetics of Osteogenesis Imperfecta Workup: Laboratory Studies, Imaging Studies, Histologic Findings
... is a disorder of bone fragility chiefly caused by mutations in the COL1A1 and COL1A2 genes that encode type I procollagen. Four ... Multiple fractures are seen in the long bones of the upper extremities. ... Normal or broad bones are revealed early, with thin bones revealed later. Fractures may cause deformities of the long bones. ... bowing or fracture of the long bones, decreased bone length (especially of the femur), and multiple rib fractures. ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/947588-workup
*  Serving Kenya's underserved | OphthalmologyTimes
Most orthopedics cases are trauma-such as long-bone fractures, femurs, tibias, upper extremities, pelvises, sometimes spines. ...
  http://ophthalmologytimes.modernmedicine.com/ophthalmologytimes/news/serving-kenya-s-underserved?page=0,3
*  Qualifying for Disability Benefits for a Listed Impairment | Nolo.com
... fracture of the femur, tibia, pelvis, or tarsal bones, fracture of an upper extremity, and soft tissue injury such as burns. ... bone marrow disorders, and aplastic anemias with bone marrow or stem cell transplantation. ... and malignant neoplastic diseases treated by bone marrow or stem cell transplantation. ...
  https://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/qualifying-disability-benefits-listed-impairment.html
*  Study for the Exam | DDNA
A long bone fracture in the upper extremity is clinically significant, even though finger and toe fractures are not clinically ... Schedule DEXA bone density scan for next annual provider appointment.. *Consult with the HCP about the need for calcium and ... Last month she fractured her right index finger when she lost her balance while having a seizure. Past medical history includes ... While it is important that this individual have follow-up DEXA bone scans, it is not of highest priority to make the ...
  https://ddna.org/certification/becoming-certified/study-for-the-exam/
*  The massacre mass grave of Schöneck-Kilianstädten reveals new insights into collective violence in Early Neolithic Central...
On average, 19% of the fragments of the upper extremity bones show perimortem fracture [including at least one case of intended ... 3D)], but the fracture frequency is much higher for the distal elements of the lower extremity. Some 31-42% of fibula units and ... Examples of perimortem long-bone fractures identified in the mass grave, often showing the classic butterfly pattern (A-C). (A ... In addition to the extensive cranial trauma, a very high number of perimortem-fractured long bones were recorded (Fig. 3), but ...
  http://www.pnas.org/content/112/36/11217
*  Proximal humeral fractures in adults
Fractures of the humerus can occur proximally, in the shaft (diaphysis), or distally. The majority of both proximal and ... Proximal humerus fractures occur most commonly in the elderly and their incidence is increasing. ... The humerus is the largest bone in the upper extremity. The proximal humerus articulates with the glenoid of the scapula to ... J Bone Joint Surg Am 1970; 52:1077.. *Visser CP, Coene LN, Brand R, Tavy DL. Nerve lesions in proximal humeral fractures. J ...
  https://www.uptodate.com/contents/proximal-humeral-fractures-in-adults
*  Adequacy of Pain Management for Upper Extremity Fracture After Discharge From a Pediatric Emergency Depart - Full Text View -...
The patient has a pre-existing bone disease or chronic pain syndrome ... Adequacy of Pain Management for Upper Extremity Fracture After Discharge From a Pediatric Emergency Depart. The safety and ... The patient has an isolated upper extremity fracture (including clavicle, humerus, forearm, wrist) undergoing ED splinting with ... No research currently exists comparing pain severity between upper extremity fractures requiring simple splinting to those ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01514097
*  Bone Cancer | HealthCentral
Primary bone cancer is relatively uncommon in comparison with secondary or metastatic cancer (cancer that occurs initially in a ... Definition Cancer that begins in the bone is called primary bone cancer. ... Pathologic fracture may be present and is more common in the lower than the upper extremity. ... Cancer that begins in the bone is called primary bone cancer. Primary bone cancer is relatively uncommon in comparison with ...
  https://www.healthcentral.com/encyclopedia/bone-cancer
*  Bone Health in Adolescents with Multiple Fractures | Springer for Research & Development
It is important to understand what is considered abnormal, the work-up for abnormal fractures, the... ... Multiple fractures can be a common occurrence in adolescence, especially in the active teenager. ... Refractures of the upper extremity in children. Yonsei Med J. 2007;48(2):255-60. https://doi.org/10.3349/ymj.2007.48.2.255. ... Abnormal fractures are defined as two or more long bone fractures by age 10, three of more long bone fractures by age 19, or ...
  https://rd.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-72880-3_8
*  Sports by Jack Weston on Prezi
Upper extremity injuries refer to sprains, fractures and broken bones that occur in the upper body for example an armbar ... The most common injuries consist of three types lacerations, upper extremity injuries and concussion(sports medicine 2008). ... As the upper part of the body is seperated by the most distance to the water, when the body is thrown hard into the water, ... Some of the most common type of wakeboarding injuries are lacerations to the upper part of the body; head, neck and arms. ...
  https://prezi.com/h84klw50nmsf/sports/
*  Dr. Matthew Jones, MD - Columbia, MO - Orthopedic Surgery & Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery | Healthgrades.com
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone ... I was very happy that he chose to treat my fracture conservatively & not rush to surgery! His staff is very professional & ... Jones and his family decided to call Columbia home after he completed his Hand and Upper Extremity fellowship in Oklahoma City ... "Matthew L. Jones, MDHand & Upper Extremity Dr. Jones is a native of Warrenton, VA. He attended Brigham Young University, then ...
  https://www.healthgrades.com/physician/dr-matthew-jones-3gg9k
*  Tracey Heldenmuth | Management | Staff | Integrated Physical Therapy
Fractures of upper extremity, bones of the upper arm, forearm, wrist and fingers, including surgical interventions such as ORIF ... Auto Accident injuries of the upper extremity.. *Neurological impairments and in-coordination of upper extremity after stroke, ... Traumatic injuries of the upper extremity including crush, tendon lacerations etc…. *Work related injuries of the upper ... Dislocations and strains of upper extremity.. *Repetitive Strain injuries (RSI), including carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), ulnar ...
  https://www.iptmiami.com/staff/tracey-heldemuth-occupational-therapist
*  Elbow and Forearm Injuries | SpringerLink
Fractures in the upper extremity in children most frequently involve the radius and ulna, followed by hand and carpal bones ... Epidemiology of childhood fractures in Britain: a study using the general practice research database. J Bone Miner Res. 2004;19 ... Skaggs DL, Mirzayan R. The posterior fat pad sign in association with occult fracture of the elbow in children. J Bone Joint ... Overuse elbow injuries are also commonly seen in athletes who use the upper extremities and are involved in repetitive training ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-319-56188-2_9
*  Dr. Ryan Endress, MD - Kansas City, KS - Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery & Pediatric Hand Surgery | Healthgrades.com
He did an excellent job repairing a difficult, rare peri-lunate dislocation and fracture of the scaphoid bone. His nurse, Casey ... Ryan Endress, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery doctor who practices in Kansas City, KS. He is 36 years old and has been ... Looking for a Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Specialist? We found others matching your search, to help you compare.. ... Looking for a Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Specialist? We found others matching your search, to help you compare.. ...
  https://www.healthgrades.com/physician/dr-ryan-endress-gdclh
*  Green's Operative Hand Surgery, Scott W Wolfe Robert N Hotchkiss - Shop Online for Books in Australia
Distraction Lengthening in the Hand and Upper Extremity Chapter 46. Hand, Wrist, and Forearm Fractures in Children Part 7: Bone ... The Mangled Upper Extremity Chapter 50. Nonmicrosurgical Coverage of the Upper Extremity A. Skin Grafting B. Local and Regional ... Fractures of the Carpal Bones Chapter 19: Wrist Arthroscopy Part 4: Elbow and Forearm Section 1: Trauma and Fractures Chapter ... Radial Nerve Palsy Volume 2 Chapter 34: Median and Ulnar Nerve Palsy Chapter 35: Cerebral Palsy Chapter 36: Upper Extremity ...
  https://www.fishpond.com.au/Books/Greens-Operative-Hand-Surgery-Scott-W-Wolfe-Robert-N-Hotchkiss/9781416052791
*  Full text] Pathophysiology and therapeutic options in osteogenesis imperfecta: an | RRED
Bisphosphonates have been widely used to improve bone mass and decrease fractures in both children and adults with OI. While ... Major characteristics of OI are bone fragility, blue sclerae, dentinogenesis imperfecta, short stature, scoliosis, and joint ... Keywords: osteogenesis imperfecta, sequence variants, collagen, bisphosphonates, bone, treatment ... heritable systemic disorder of bone and connective tissue, which in almost 90% of cases is due to mutations affecting the ...
  https://www.dovepress.com/pathophysiology-and-therapeutic-options-in-osteogenesis-imperfecta-an--peer-reviewed-fulltext-article-RRED
*  Diseases in free-ranging bats from Germany | BMC Veterinary Research | Full Text
About 90% of bone fractures were seen in the upper extremities and almost two thirds were considered compound fractures, ... loss of extremities (n = 10), rib fractures (n = 5), skull and mandible fractures (n = 4), subcutaneous and intramuscular ... Another bat had bilateral protrusions of the mandible of unknown etiology associated with severe osteolysis and abnormal bone ... Fractures and lacerations of the wings were most common in traumatized individuals. ...
  https://bmcvetres.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1746-6148-7-61
*  Social Security Disability Benefits Guide - The Simple Dollar
Fracture of an upper extremity. *Soft tissue injury (e.g., burns). Special Sense and Speech:. *Loss of Visual Acuity ... Fracture of the femur, tibia, pelvis,or one or more of the tarsal bones ...
  https://www.thesimpledollar.com/disability-benefits-guide/
*  Carpal Bones Anatomy, Funtions, Injuries and Fractures
Read on to know about the definition, anatomy and functions of these bones. What are Carpal Bones? These are eight tiny bones ... Carpal Bones are one the most important structures of the human body. ... The carpus is a complicated bone joint that allows. *Adduction and abduction in the front level of the upper extremity ... Common Carpal Bone Fractures. The carpal bone that is most commonly fractured is the Scaphoid. Scaphoid fractures are the most ...
  https://www.primehealthchannel.com/carpal-bones.html
*  Hand Therapy | Nemours Children's Health System
fractures (broken bones), dislocations and sprains *hand and upper extremity deformities and disabilities ... unique expertise and experience in treating upper extremity injuries, deformities and problems with hand movement ...
  https://www.nemours.org/services/hand-therapy.html?location=naidhc
*  Patient-tailored plate for bone fixation and accurate 3D positioning in corrective osteotomy | SpringerLink
A bone fracture may lead to malunion of bone segments, which gives discomfort to the patient and may lead to chronic pain, ... Three-dimensional corrective osteotomy of malunited fractures of the upper extremity with use of a computer simulation system. ... A bone fracture may lead to malunion of bone segments, which gives discomfort to the patient and may lead to chronic pain, ... Cooney WP, Cobyns H, Linscheid RL (1980) Complications of Colles' fractures. J Bone Joint Surg 62:613-619PubMedGoogle Scholar ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11517-012-0959-8