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Forearm Fractures eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1239187-overview

The forearm is a complex anatomic structure serving an integral role in upper extremity function. The dexterity of the upper limb is dependent on a combination of hand and wrist function and forearm rotation. The forearm bones can be considered struts linking 2 halves of a condylar joint formed by...
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Operative Treatment of Calcaneal Fractures for Elderly Patients

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02535.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 5 Session V - Foot and Ankle Sat., 10/12/02 Foot & Ankle, Paper #35, 9:54 AM Operative Treatment of Calcaneal Fractures for Elderly Patients Dolfi Herscovici, Jr., DO ; James Widmaier, MD; Julia M. Scaduto, ARNP; Anthony Infante, DO; Roy W. Sanders, MD; Thomas G. DiPasquale, DO;...
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Stress Fractures

Location: http://www.sportsinjuryclinic.net/cybertherapist/stress_fractures.php

Information on the most common stress fractures and causes, as well as symptoms and treatment methods
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Management of Open Fractures of the Lower Extremity

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02315.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 3 Session III - Polytrauma Fri., 10/11/02 Polytrauma, Paper #15, 3:50 PM Management of Open Fractures of the Lower Extremity: Do Timing of Operative Treatment and Primary Wound Closure Really Matter? Michael T. Rohmiller, MD ; Sharat Kusuma, BS, MBA; Gordon M. Blanchard, MD; John R. Edwards,...
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Distal Tibial Fractures Technique Of Im Nailing

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

Wheeless Textbook of Orthopaedics Distal Tibia Fracture: with frx extension into the joint, consider placement of percutaneous lag screws to repair intra-articular fracture lines before nailing is performed; ORIF of distal fibula: some authors recommend concomitant ORIF of the distal fibula (if frx is present), inorder to improve rotational stability; blocking...
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Tibia Fractures A Patient Based Decision Analysis

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02742.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 7 Session VII - Tibia Sat., 10/12/02 Tibia, Paper #42, 4:00 PM Tibia Fractures: A Patient-Based Decision Analysis Paul Tornetta, III, MD; Timothy Bhattacharyya, MD ; Jonathan Kuo, MD; Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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Effect of Nail Design on Cortical Bone Flow after Reamed Intramedullary Fixation of Segmental Tibial Fractures

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapo/OTP02008.htm

OTA 2002 Posters OTA 2002 Posters Poster #8 Basic Science Effect of Nail Design on Cortical Bone Flow after Reamed Intramedullary Fixation of Segmental Tibial Fractures Dennis DiPasquale, MD, FRCS(C); Alex Tov, MD; Emil H. Schemitsch, MD, FRCS(C) ; St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Elderly patients with two episodes of fragility hip fractures form a special subgroup

Location: http://www.josonline.org/pdf/v14i3p245.pdf

Conclusion. Elderly patients with 2 episodes of fragility hip fractures form a special subgroup among geriatric hip fracture patients. Fall prevention programmes and treatment for osteoporosis are recommended.
D Ip, FK Ip. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 2006;14(3):245-8 Full text
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Distal Femoral Physeal Fractures Wheeless

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

- account for approx 5% of all physeal fractures;
- displacement in sagittal plane is assoc with Neuro/Vascular injury in popliteal fossa and instability on closed reduction;
- common mechanism is hyperextension causing anterior displacement of epiphysis;
- displacement in coronal plane is not assoc with other injuries, & joint may be stable...
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Management of Humeral Shaft Fractures

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewprogram/150

Management of Humeral Shaft Fractures Authors: David C. Templeman, MD; Andrew H. Schmidt, MD Release Date:December 20, 2001; Valid for credit through December 20, 2002
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Management of Fractures Around Total Knee Replacement

Location: http://www.aboutjoints.com/physicianinfo/topics/fracturesknee/fracturemanagement.htm

by Jerome D. Wiedel, M.D. In: Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Comprehensive Approach Editors: Hungerford, David S., Krackow, Kenneth A. and Kenna, Robert V. Fractures about replacement components are becoming more widely recognized as a complication following total knee arthroplasty. The incidence seems to be increasing as the number of patients and the length...
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Lisfranc Fractures

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/bfc/kpugh/exp.htm

Lisfranc fractures are often subtle and therefore missed but they are very important in terms of the long-term morbidity of the patient. Expert
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Conversion of External Fixation to Intramedullary Nailing for Femoral Shaft Fractures in Polytrauma

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota98/otapa/OTA98402.htm

OTA Paper 1998:
Purpose: To evaluate the safety and efficacy of this two-stage treatment, we retrospectively reviewed the records of 63 polytrauma patients with 69 femoral fractures treated with conversion of external fixation to IM nailing from 1989 to 1997 at our institution.
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Postoperative bedrest improves the alignment of thoracolumbar burst fractures treated with the AO spinal fixator

Location: http://www.cma.ca/multimedia/staticContent/HTML/N0/l2/cjs/vol-52/issue-3/pdf/pg215.pdf

Conclusion: Bedrest improves the maintenance of intraoperative sagittal alignment correction, which is in agreement with the theory that inadequate support of the anterior spinal column is the mechanism for loss of reduction when using short- segment instrumentation to treat burst fractures. Therefore, addressing the anterior column directly through anterior surgery...
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Radial Head Fractures

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=227

AAOS Online Service Fact SheetRadial Head Fractures Highly Reputable
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Stabilization of Pathologic Long Bone Fractures With the Fixion Expandable Nail

Location: http://www.orthosupersite.com/view.asp?rID=26379

The Fixion intramedullary nail technology is safe and effective in the treatment of pathologic bone fractures.
Herrick J. Siegel, MD; Wade Sessions, MD; Mark A. Casillas Jr., MA ORTHOPEDICS 2008; 31:143
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Distal Radius Fractures closed treatement and cast application popular

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/bfc/rutl2/exp.htm

The indication to perform closed reduction could be a definitive treatment for an uncomplicated Colles wrist fracture. Closed reduction may be applied to more complicated fractures followed by a post-reduction re-assessment of the fracture configuration to decide if the fracture needs further treatment. Expert
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Bicondylar Tibial Plateau Fractures: Comparison of Early Results with a Locking Plate Compared with Medial and Lateral Plating

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02751.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 7 Session VII - Tibia Sat., 10/12/02 Tibia, Paper #51, 5:08 PM Bicondylar Tibial Plateau Fractures: Comparison of Early Results with a Locking Plate Compared with Medial and Lateral Plating William J. Ertl, MD; Douglas G. Smith, MD; Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
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2010 Femur Fractures Rare With Bisphosphonate Use Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/719181

Report of NEJM article published online March 2010.
Subtrochanteric and diaphyseal femur fractures are rare, even with bisphosphonate use for up to 10 years, according to the results of an analysis of 3 trials reported online March 24 in the New England Journal of Medicine.
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Infection, periprosthetic fractures the major factors for TKA reoperation

Location: http://www.orthosupersite.com/view.asp?rid=16697

Decreased long-term implant survivorship linked with age at surgery, failed high tibial osteotomy. By Gina Brockenbrough 1st on the web (May 15, 2006) May 2006 CHICAGO — As designs for cemented total knee implants have improved, infection and periprosthetic fractures have emerged as the greatest threats for component replacement, revision and reoperation.
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Bridge Plating of Pediatric Femur Fractures

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02957.htm

Member Ratings: 7 out of 10 stars (1 vote)

OTA 2002 - Session 9 Session IX - Pediatrics Sun., 10/13/02 Pediatrics/Spine, Paper #57, 8:44 AM Bridge Plating of Pediatric Femur Fractures Enes M. Kanlic, MD, PhD 1 ; Douglas G. Smith, MD 2 ; Jeffrey O. Anglen, MD 3 ; Steven B. Morgan, MD 4 ; Rodrigo R. Pesantez, MD...
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Proximal Humeral Fractures ORIF

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/bfc/ostr/exp.htm

OTA Residents Fracture course. Neer divided the proximal humerus into 4 parts. Understnading the classification aids in decding if fractures need ORIF
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Calcaneal Fractures Closed Reduction popular

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/bfc/buck/exp.htm

Member Ratings: 10 out of 10 stars (1 vote)

Richard E. Buckley, MD. Excellent presentation on methods of treatment of calcaneal fractures. For educational purposes may be copied, adapted and presented with acknowledgements to Dr Buckley and OTA Highly Reputable
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Typical Fractures Seen in Children Slideshow Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/features/slideshow/pediatric-fractures

Illustrations of pediatric fractures
Author Lars Grimm, MD, MHS House Staff Department of Internal Medicine Duke University Medical Center Durham, North Carolina
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