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Classic Osteosarcoma Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/classic_osteosarcoma

Discussion: - malignant tumor of bone in which neoplastic osteoid is produced by a proliferating spindle cell stroma; - most common primary malignant bone tumor of mesenchymal derivation; - arises in adolescents & affects males slightly more often...
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Ewing Family of Tumors PDQ

Location: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/ewings/healthprofessional/

Ewing Family of Tumors (PDQ®): Treatment
This cancer treatment information summary provides an overview of the prognosis, diagnosis, classification, staging, and treatment of the Ewing family of tumors (EFT). In this review, the EFT includes bone primaries (classic Ewing sarcoma, primitive neuroectodermal tumor, and Askin tumor [chest wall]), which will be...
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Open Fractures POSNA Study Guide

Location: http://www.posna.org/education/StudyGuide/openFractures.asp

Objectives
1. Define open fracture
2. Describe a system of classification for open fractures
3. Describe an approach to management of open fractures
4. Discuss indications for wound closure with open fractures
5. Discuss methods of fixation for open fractures,...
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Congential Deficiencies of the Upper Limb POSNA Study Guide

Location: http://www.posna.org/education/StudyGuide/congenitalDeficienciesOfTheUpperLimb.asp

Objectives
1. Describe the embryology and formation of the upper limb bud
2. Describe the classification for upper limb deficiencies adopted by the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand
3. Discuss the...
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Periprosthetic Fractures in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Location: http://www.orthosupersite.com/view.asp?rid=3946

Periprosthetic Fractures in Total Hip Arthroplasty By Geoffrey J. Van Flandern, MD September 2005 Abstract Periprosthetic fractures can be discussed in many formats. In this article, epidemiology, classification, and treatment are divided into the following three categories of periprosthetic fracture: intraoperative fractures detected at the time of surgery; intraoperative fractures undetected at the time...
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Fractured Humerus PatientPlus

Location: http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/40024961/

Classification of humerus fractures is difficult. One method is to classify them as:
* Proximal humerus fractures
* Humeral shaft fractures
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2007 Charcot Arthropathy eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1234293-overview

Also called Charcot joint or neuropathic joint, Charcot arthropathy is a progressive condition of the musculoskeletal system that is characterized by joint dislocations, pathologic fractures, and debilitating deformities. This disorder results in progressive destruction of bone and soft tissues at weight-bearing joints; in its most severe form, it may cause...
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Spinal Cord Injury Definition Epidemiology Pathophysiology eMedicine PMR

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/322480-overview

Spinal cord injury (SCI) is an insult to the spinal cord resulting in a change, either temporary or permanent, in its normal motor, sensory, or autonomic function. The International Standards for Neurological and Functional Classification of Spinal Cord Injury is a widely accepted system describing the level and the extent...
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1993 Costoplasty in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/75-B/6/881

J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1993 Nov;75(6):881-5. Costoplasty in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Objective results in 55 patients.Barrett DS, MacLean JG, Bettany J, Ransford AO, Edgar MA. Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, England. Costoplasty can reduce the important cosmetic deformity of rib prominence in scoliosis but there are few objective reports of correction....
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Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma PDQ

Location: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/child-soft-tissue-sarcoma/healthprofessional/

Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma (PDQ®): Treatment
This cancer treatment information summary provides an overview of the prognosis, diagnosis, classification, and treatment of childhood soft tissue sarcoma.
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Cerebral Palsy POSNA Study Guide

Location: http://www.posna.org/education/StudyGuide/cerebralPalsy.asp

Objectives
1. Define cerebral palsy, tone, reflex
2. Discuss classification of cerebral palsy
3. Discuss etiology and prevalence of cerebral palsy
4. Describe the assessment and recording of examination of a patient with cerebral palsy
5. Discuss natural history of...
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Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma PDQ

Location: http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/child-non-hodgkins/healthprofessional/

Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (PDQ®): Treatment
This cancer treatment information summary provides an overview of the prognosis, diagnosis, classification, staging, and treatment of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).
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Treatment of High-Energy Supracondylar/Intercondylar Fractures of

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02064.htm

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,...
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Osteogensis Imperfecta MedPix 3

Location: http://rad.usuhs.mil/medpix/parent.php3?mode=single&recnum=4321&table=card&srchstr=osteogenesis%20im ...

osteogenesis imperfecta is a Type I collagen disorder affecting the skeleton, ligaments, skin, sclera, and dentin. A majority demonstrates a defect in two genetic loci resulting either abnormal synthesis or abnormal structure of procollagen I. Eighty five percent of genotypes demonstrate heterozygosity of an autosomal dominant mutation. Four major clinical...
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Femoral Fractures

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/418871

Medscape 2000 Report from the Vail Orthopaedics Symposium features
1. Indirect Reduction of the Femur
2. Retrograde and antegrade nailing
3. Supracondylar Femur Fractures
4. Current Treatment of Femoral Neck Fractures
5. Current Technique: Use of Hemiarthroplasty in Femoral Neck Fractures
6. Classification and Treatment of Intertrochanteric Fractures
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Distal Humerus Fractures - AO Surgery Reference

Location: http://www.aofoundation.org/surgery/13

This module shows step-by-step descriptions of
 
  • Diagnosis
  • Patient preparation
  • Approaches
  • Reduction & fixation
  • Aftercare

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

Highly Reputable
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Posterior Glenohumeral Instability eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic546.htm

Posterior glenohumeral instability is much less common than anterior instability. However, the condition has been recognized with increased frequency; this may be due to improved awareness of the entity, an increasingly athletic population, or both. In early reports of posterior instability, the terminology of instability was confusing and chronic locked...
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Fractures of L4 and L5

Location: http://www.spineuniverse.com/displayarticle.php/article387.html

Lower lumbar fractures.
Fractures of L4 and L5 differ from those at the thoracolumbar junction. The differences involve anatomy, biomechanics, treatment options and classification. The rarity of these injuries is evident from their limited discussion in the literature. Treatment must be individualised and the recommendations for thoracolumbar trauma management cannot necessarily...
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Osteochondritis dissecans and other lesions of the femoral condyles JBJS B

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/71-B/3/518

We reviewed lesions of the femoral condyles seen in 5,000 knee arthroscopies, recording the findings and the age and sex of the patients. We were able to distinguish the characteristics of developing and late osteochondritis dissecans, acute and old osteochondral fractures, chondral separations, chondral flaps and idiopathic osteonecrosis, and suggest...
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Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis OMIM

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/dispomim.cgi?id=604856

The Langerhans cell is a dendritic cell of the epidermis that was first described by a medical student, Paul Langerhans, who thought it was part of the nervous system (Langerhans, 1868). Birbeck et al. (1961) found that the Langerhans cell displays a unique electron-microscopic morphology. The discoveries that these cells...
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easytrauma.co.uk popular

Location: http://www.easytrauma.co.uk

Trauma learning resource covering major adult and paediatric muskuloskeletal injuries. Includes animated images of useful classification systems and an overview page of what to look for on normal X-rays.
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Charcot Marie Tooth The Bone School

Location: http://www.boneschool.com.au/paediatrics/miscellaneous/neuromuscular/charcot-marie-tooth

Hereditary Motor Sensory Neuropathies I-III
Epidemiology 1: 3000
Definition
Group of inherited peripheral sensory & motor neuropathies
- Includes Charcot MarieTooth D

Classification
Hypertrophic vs Neuronal HMSN
I Hypertrophic CMT
II Neuronal CMT
III Infantile Hypertrophic Neuropathy - Dejerine-Sottas
IV Refsum's disease
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Osteogenesis Imperfecta Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/osteogenesis_imperfecta

Discussion: - disease characterized by failure of maturation and organization of collagen fibers; - defect in collagen (procollagen to type I collagen sequence and abnormal cross linking) leading to decreased collagen secretion, bone fragility; ...
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