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Displaced Clavicle Fractures

Location: http://www.carletonsportsmed.com/contro2.htm#10

The controversy concerns the best management of the young athlete with the completely displaced clavicle fracture. Is the optimum management a figure of 8 bandage, with a high incidence of delayed and non-union, or an open operation with complications such as loss of fixation and non-union?
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Metatarsal Stress Fractures

Location: http://www.thetampapodiatrist.com/document_disorders.cfm?id=260

When excessive stress is placed upon the ball of the foot, a hairline break (fracture) of a long metatarsal bone may occur. This occurs most frequently to the second, third, or fourth metatarsal but can occur in any bone
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Physeal Fractures Orthoteers

Location: http://www.orthoteers.com/(S(ns02n455kewzbb45hz0c5t55))/mainpage.aspx?section=27&article=311

Classification
Aetiology of premature partial growth plate arrest
Location of physeal arrest
Types of Bridge formation
Harris Lines
Substances used to fill defect
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Tibial Plateau Fractures

Location: http://www0.sun.ac.za/ortho/webct-ortho/plateau/Plateau-fractures-web.htm

This talk was given at the AO Basic Course, Lord Charles hotel, Somerset West, South Africa.
Sun 6th May 2007 ICM Robertson
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Distal Radius Fractures External fixation

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

There are several different types of external fixation. There is the transarticular external fixator with pins in the second metacarpal and pins in the radius. It can be either static or dynamic i.e. a locking ball-joint system which permits wrist mobilization midway through the treatment). There is also periarticular... Expert
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wrist fractures CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00427.html

Colles
    fx distal radius
    DORSAL angulation of distal fragment
Smith
    fx distal radius ("reverse Colles")
    volar angulation of distal fragment
Barton
    intra-articular fx thru DORSAL aspect of radius
    "ventral Barton": thru VENTRAL aspect
chauffeur's
    fx of radial styloid (intra-articular)
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Plate Fixation of Proximal Humeral Fractures Wheeless

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

- indicated for displaced surgical neck, 3 part, and 4 part fracture;
- Anterior Approach to Shoulder:
- incision is made along medial border of deltoid extending laterally to humeral shaft;
- cephalic vein protected;
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Fractures of the ankle

Location: http://www0.sun.ac.za/ortho/webct-ortho/ankle/ankle.html

When the foot is forcefully externally rotated fracture rupture of ligaments of the ankle or fracture of their attachments to bone may occur. If the foot is supinated the lateral structures will break first as they are in tension. If the lateral structures are relaxed because the foot being pronated...
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Forearm Fractures - AO Surgery Reference

Location: http://www.aofoundation.org/wps/portal/surgeryskully?showPage=diagnosis&bone=Radius&segment=Shaft

The radius/ulna section of the AO Surgery Reference. The whole surgical management described, including decision-making support, approaches, and surgical procedures. Highly Reputable
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Pilon Fractures Wheeless

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

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Discussion: - term pilon (hammer) fracture was introduced to describe these compression injuries by Destot in 1911; - fracture components: - combination of ankle fracture & distal tibial metaphyseal fracture, usually with intra articular...
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Classifying Open Fractures PatientPlus

Location: http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/40002142/

Synonym: compound fracture
An open fracture can be defined as a broken bone that is in communication through the skin with the environment. The amount of communication can vary from a small puncture wound in the skin to a large avulsion of soft tissue that leaves the bone exposed.
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Femoral Head Fractures Wheeless

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

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics Abstract of Brumback RJ. Kenzora JE. Levitt LE. Burgess AR. Poka A. Hip. [JC:g7v] :181-206, 1987
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Clavicle Fractures and Dislocations eMedicine Radiology

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/398799-overview

The clavicle derives its name from the Latin word clavicula, or small key, because of its unique curvature. Despite the high frequency of injuries to the clavicle, our understanding of its injuries and function is based on only a modest amount of data. It has long been thought that the...
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2009 The Effect of Time-to-Surgery on Outcome in Elderly Patients With Proximal Femoral Fractures Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/587546

Background: Whether reducing time-to-surgery for elderly patients suffering from hip fracture results in better outcomes remains subject to controversial debates.
Conclusion: Although this study found a trend toward more frequent post-operative complications in the longest time-to-surgery group, there was no effect of time-to-surgery on mortality. Shorter time-to-surgery may be associated with...
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2009 A Randomized Trial of Vertebroplasty for Osteoporotic Spinal Fractures Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/710902

Report on Kallmes DF, Comstock BA, Heagerty PJ, et al N Engl J Med. 2009;361:569-579
The study authors concluded that pain and pain-related disability were similar between those treated with vertebroplasty and sham procedure (placebo).
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Thighbone or Femur Fractures Patient Information AAOS

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00364

The thigh bone (femur) is the longest and the strongest bone in the body. To break the thighbone across its length (shaft) takes a great deal of force, as might occur in a motor vehicle accident or a fall from a high place. Because of this, a broken thighbone is... Highly Reputable
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Scapular Fractures Wheeess

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

most common scapular frx are frx of the body, followed by the neck, glenoid, and acromion; - associated injuries: seen in upto 80-90% of patients;
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Proximal Humeral Fractures Prosthetic Replacement

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/bfc/schmi3/exp.htm

The technique for hemiarthroplasty is very similar to that for total shoulder replacement.
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Garden I II Hip Fractures Wheeless

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

Garden I & II: Diagnosis and Treatment
Garden I:
- incomplete or impacted fracture, in which the trabeculae of the inferior neck are still intact;
- femoral head is tilted in a posterolateral direction, causing vaglus angulation at the frx site;
Garden II:
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