Intercondylar fractures of the humerus
[OCOSH Code: D006810 263192005 S42.4 WI_FR_HUM_IC]
This module shows step-by-step descriptions of
- Patient preparation
- Reduction & fixation
for all distal humeral fractures of the AO classification system.
In addition, there are videos, animations, journal articles and book chapters.
Authored by David Ring, Daniel Rikli, Mariusz Bonczar; Executive editor: Chris Colton
Added: Sat Jun 30 2007
Transcondylar distal humerus fractures are usually high energy comminuted difficult fractures, technically difficult to manage. Anatomic reduction, rigid fixation and early motion are desirable, if technically possible. There are a variety of techniques for fixation. Here, Herbert screws were used to secure the two central purely osteochondral fracture fragments to...
Added: Thu Jan 31 2002
OTA 2002 - Session 10 Session X - Upper Extremity Sun., 10/13/02 Upper Extremity, Paper #64, 10:16 AM Treatment of High-Energy Supracondylar/Intercondylar Fractures of
the Distal Humerus Lisa K. Cannada, MD , Mary B. Zadnik, OTR/L; Walter Andrew
Eglseder, MD; University of Maryland Medical Center, R Adams Cowley Shock
Trauma Center, Baltimore,...
Added: Tue Nov 01 2005