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Pathological Fractures

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

A pathological fracture is a fracture through diseased bone. Suspect one whenever the trauma involved was minimal, the surrounding bone appears abnormal or if there is a history of malignancy.
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Introduction to Fractures and Dislocation

Location: http://nongae.gsnu.ac.kr/~ssurgeon/fxdl.htm

Notes on definitions, classification, diagnosis, xray exam, healing, treatment and complications
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Calcaneus Fractures eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic33.htm

Author: Scott Nicklebur, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, St. David's Georgetown Hospital
Contents - Introduction; Indications; Relevant Anatomy And Contraindications; Workup; Treatment; Complications; Outcome And Prognosis; Future And Controversies; Pictures; Bibliography
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1999 Results Of Treatment Of 111 Patients With Nonunion Of Femoral Shaft Fractures

Location: http://www.upoj.org/site/files/v12/v12_12.pdf

P. K. Beredjiklian, M.D., R. J. Naranja, M.D., R. B. Heppenstall, M.D., C. T. Brighton, M.D., Ph.D., and J. L. Esterhai, M.D.
Abstract: The purpose of this study is to report our experience with the treatment of femoral shaft fracture nonunion and to define poor prognostic indicators in the...
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Femur Fractures and Vascular Injury in Blunt Trauma

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota04/otapo/OTP04065.htm

OTA paper 2004: The purpose of this study was to identify any pattern of vascular injury that correlates with the level of femur fracture and to assess our treatment algorithm for these complex injuries.
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Intertrochanteric Fractures Sliding Screw Placement in Femoral Head and Neck Wheeless

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

Anatomical Considerations:
- osseous anatomy of proximal femur dictates where internal fixation device should be placed for maximum purchase in femoral head;
- maximum bone density is found in the area where compression & tension trabeculae coalesce in the center of the head;
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2006 Pelvic Fractures eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1247913-overview

Russell & Jarrett 2006 Updated 2009
Operative management of unstable pelvic injuries increased especially recently due to several factors. Improved and coordinated treatment of polytraumatized patients, improved anesthetic techniques including blood salvage systems, advances in intraoperative fluoroscopic imaging techniques, standardized pelvic implant system, and better understanding of injury and deformity...
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Pathologic Hip Fractures A Class of Their Own

Location: http://www.orthosupersite.com/view.asp?rID=18300

The hip is a common site for metastatic disease. In 2005, approximately 650,000 patients in the United States will be newly diagnosed with cancers that commonly metastasize to bone; these cancers include breast, lung, renal, thyroid, and prostate.1 Bone metastases eventually will develop in many of these patients. Moreover, patients...
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1997 Heparin low molecular weight heparin and physical methods for preventing deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism following surgery for hip fractures Cochrane Review

Location: http://www.cochrane.org/reviews/en/ab000305.html

Prophylaxis using heparin and low molecular weight heparin
Heparins and some mechanical pumping devices may help prevent blood clots forming in the legs after surgery for hip fracture
Patients with hip fracture may develop blood clots (thrombosis) in their legs. Some of these blood clots may travel to the lungs and cause...
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Distal Radius Fractures

Location: http://www.eRadius.com

Extensive site for discussion of this complex clinical problem with contributions and cases from world authorities
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2011 Proximal Humerus Fractures VuMedi

Location: http://www.vumedi.com/node/140528

Meeting Program
Hemiarthroplasty - William N. Levine, MD
Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty - Mark Frankle, MD
Exposure & Reduction Techniques for ORIF - Michael J. Gardner, MD
Avoiding Complications for Locked Plating - Kenneth A. Egol, MD
Percutaneous Pinning - Evan L. Flatow, MD
Interactive Q & A - Evan L. Flatow, MD
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Proximal Femur Fractures - AO Surgery Reference

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

The proximal femur 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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Ankle Fractures eMedicine Radiology

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/radio/topic829.htm

Includes short introduction, differentials, findings (including X-rays), and a bibliography. Free, but requires registration. Peer Reviewed eMedicine article.
Synonyms and related keywords: ankle fracture, broken ankle, fractured ankle, broken ankle bone, fractured ankle bone, fractured anklebone, broken anklebone, Ottawa ankle rules, broken foot, fractured foot, sprained ankle, twisted ankle
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Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1247210-overview

Author: Richard S Goodman, MD. 2006
An intertrochanteric hip fracture occurs between the greater trochanter, where the gluteus medius and minimus muscles (hip extensors and abductors) attach, and the lesser trochanter, where the iliopsoas muscle (hip flexor) attaches (Netter, 1987).
Updated Nov 2009
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Proximal Tibia Fractures - AO Surgery Reference

Location: http://www.aofoundation.org/surgery/41

The proximal tibia 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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Lesser Tuberosity Fractures Wheeless

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

- pure avulsions of the lesser tuberosity are rare;
- pressence of this frx raises possibility of assoicatted posterior dislocation;
- lesser tuberosity fragment consists of the lesser tuberosity with its attached subscapularis muscle;
- avulsion of this frag may allow...
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