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Dr Joel Matta MD

Location: http://www.hipandpelvis.com/

Welcome to hipandpelvis.com, a website provided by Dr. Joel M. Matta and Dr. Robert E. Klenck, Orthopaedic Surgeons in Los Angeles who specialize in Hip and Pelvic Reconstruction. This site provides information to patients and the general public on topics related to the Hip and Pelvis, such as Hip and... Patient Provider
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QFracture

Location: http://www.qfracture.org/

QFracture is a new website which is used to estimate an individual's risk of developing
  hip fracture or
  osteoporotic fracture (hip, vertebral, or distal radius fracture)
over the next 10 years.
The algorithms have been specifically developed by doctors and academics for use in the UK in order to identify people...
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John G Kennedy MD HSS

Location: http://www.hss.edu/physicians_kennedy-john.asp

Special Interests: Osteochondral injuries of the foot and ankle; Arthroscopy of the small and large joints; Sports injuries including fractures and soft tissue injuries of the foot and ankle; Posterior tibial tendon reconstruction; Ankle Instability.
Dr. Kennedy graduated from Royal College of Surgeons in 1989. Since then he has practiced both in Ireland &...
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Blisters Associated with Lower Extremity Fracture

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota05/otapo/OTP05087.htm

Results of a Prospective Treatment Protocol
This study was undertaken to evaluate patient outcomes after treatment of fractures in the face of fracture blister formation and to assess complications following soft-tissue treatment with a prospective protocol.
Conclusion/Significance: Treatment of fracture blisters with a silver sulfadiazine (Silvadene) regimen proved to be successful in...
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Management of a Fracture in a Known Case of Gorham's Vanishing Bone Disease

Location: http://www.mcmaster.ca/inabis98/surgeryortho/clough0143/index.html

We present the case of a right handed construction worker who has sustained two fractures in his left forearm. In 1990 he sustained a wrist fracture which failed to heal. The bone of the distal radius, ulna and carpus was re-absorbed. In 1995 he had radiotherapy and a free vascularized...
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Smart Correction Computer Assisted Circular External Fixator System

Location: http://www.smartcorrection.com

Member Ratings: 10 out of 10 stars (9 votes)

Smart Correction? Computer-Assisted Circular Hexapod External Fixator System is a copyrighted software based deformity correction and fracture reduction tool.Smart Correction? is designed for the treatment of open and closed fractures, limb lengthening, non-unions, malunions and pseudo arthrosis of long bones.The frame is comprised of rings, struts, wire and screw clamps,...
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Use of antibiotic-loaded polymethyl methacrylate beads in the management of musculoskeletal sepsis - a retrospective study

Location: http://www.josonline.org/PDF/v11i1p73.pdf

Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery 2003: 11(1): 73–79 SP Mohanty, MN Kumar, NS Murthy Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 576 119, Karnataka, India
ABSTRACT Purpose. To assess the use of antibiotic-loaded polymethyl methacrylate beads in the management of chronic osteomyelitis of different aetiologies: in- fected osteosynthesis, infected open fractures,...
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1999 How best to fix a broken hip

Location: http://www.mja.com.au/public/issues/may17/march/march.html

Full text version of article in eMJA
Objectives: To develop evidence-based guidelines for the treatment of proximal femoral fractures to optimise functional outcome while minimising length of stay in hospital.
Conclusions: Randomised controlled trial evidence (NHMRC Levels I and II) exists for many, but not all, aspects of hip fracture treatment. There...
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Compartment Syndrome eMedicine PMR

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

In 1881, Richard von Volkmann reported the effects of ischemia on the soft-tissue components of a limb compartment. The contractures that developed were named after him. Wilson first described the initial case of exertional compartment syndrome in 1912. Mavor, in 1956, first reported a case of chronic compartment syndrome. Since...
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Polyostotic Fibrous Dysplasia Wikipedia

Location: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polyostotic_fibrous_dysplasia

McCune-Albright syndrome (polyostotic fibrous dysplasia), described in 1937 by Donovan James McCune and Fuller Albright, is a genetic disorder of bones, skin pigmentation and hormonal problems along with premature puberty. It is suspected when two of the three following features are present: (autonomous) endocrine hyperfunction such as precocious puberty Fibrous dysplasia...
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Traumatic Injury of the Tibia

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/418873

James Goulet, MD, from the University of Michigan Medical Center, moderated a group of presentations given at the 14th annual Vail Orthopaedics Symposium discussing traumatic injury of the tibia. This relatively common type of traumatic injury presents a unique set of challenges, particularly in the case of open fractures.
Medscape 2000...
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Sinding-Larson-Johansson disease CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01132.html

contusion and subsequent tendonitis in the proximal attachment of the patellar tendon
* can be followed by calcification, ossification, or frank inferior pole avulsion fractures that produce one or more distinct ossicles.
per Stedman's dictionary: "apophysitis of the distal pole of the patella"
symptoms:
* tenderness and soft tissue swelling over the lower...
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battered child syndrome CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00981.html

* multiple assymetrical fractures
* separation of distal epiphyses
* irregularity and fragmentation of metaphyses
* "bucket-handle" fracture
* corner fracture of elbow, knee, ankle (sudden twisting motion)
* isolated spiral...
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Interview With Arsène Grosse

Location: http://www.maitrise-orthop.com/corpusmaitri/interview/mo75_grosse/grosse_us.shtml

More than 20 years ago, the Strasbourg Trauma Centre group, then headed by Ivan Kempf, developed locked intramedullary nailing. Arsène Grosse was chiefly involved with this technique, which was eventually adopted world-wide and which has revolutionized the treatment of limb shaft fractures. Maîtrise Orthopédique met this surgeon who has dedicated...
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Dorset Orthopaedic Clinic

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

Dorset Orthopaedic Clinic provides patient-centred treatment for a spectrum of orthopaedic conditions. These range from acute trauma injuries such as fractures and dislocations to chronic conditions such as arthritis or tendonitis. In addition to high quality general orthopaedic care, our expertise includes minimally invasive procedures, such as arthroscopic surgery and...
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Stryker Trauma Surgery

Location: http://www.stryker.com/en-us/products/Trauma/index.htm

Stryker is a leading supplier of trauma implants for the surgical treatment of bone fractures, abnormalities and diseases of the hands, arms, hips, pelvis, legs, ankles and feet. Stryker furnishes physicians worldwide with a comprehensive suite of products. Among them are intramedullary nails, cannulated screws, external fixation devices, plates and...
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UC San Diego Medical Center

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/spine-center/uc-san-diego-medical-center

The UCSD Spine Surgery team is leading the way in the comprehensive care and treatment of spinal disorders. These specialists continually pioneer new procedures such as kyphoplasty for painful vertebral fractures, artificial disks for the neck and low back, and minimally invasive surgical techniques for all spine disorders and conditions. In addition, the UCSD Spine...

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perilunate dislocation CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/02046.html

* lunate remains aligned with radius
* capitate dislocates (usually posteriorly)
* more common than lunate dislocation (radial-lunate ligaments stronger than lunate-capitate ligaments)
* associated with scaphoid fractures (75%) = "transscaphoid perilunate dislocation"
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Acute haemarthrosis of the knee in athletes

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/75-B/6/945

We made a prospective arthroscopic study of 106 skeletally mature male sportsmen with an average age of 28.35 years (16.8 to 44) who presented with an acute haemarthrosis of the knee due to sporting activities. We excluded those with patellar dislocations, radiographic bone injuries, extra-articular ligamentous lesions or a previous...
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Hand and Upper Extremity Service at Georgetown

Location: http://www.georgetownuniversityhospital.org/body.cfm?id=1141

The Hand & Upper Extremity Service at Georgetown University Hospital focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder in children and adults. These conditions include congenital (birth) hand differences, arthritis of the joints and soft tissues, infections, tumors, nerve compressions such as carpal...
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AVN following femoral neck fracture Wheeless

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

when femoral neck frx occurs, intraosseous cervical vessels are disrupted; - incidence of AVN in undisplaced fractures is 11%; - only 1/3 of patients with AVN will require additional surgery where as 3/4 patients with non union will require reoperation; ...
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Stephen H Jackson MD

Location: http://orthodoc.aaos.org/stephenjacksonmd

Orthopaedics is devoted primarily to the diagnosis, care and treatment of patient's with fractures and/or surgical disorders of the bones, joints, hand injuries and sport medicine. Purchase Orthopaedic Associates, PSC offers a kind, caring, patient-friendly atmosphere. We also offer a fully integrated Physical Therapy/Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation facility located on site. We...
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My Broken Leg

Location: http://www.mybrokenleg.com/

Member Ratings: 9 out of 10 stars (2 votes)

Patient mutual support group. Has over 600 "diaries" describing patients' experiences with lower limb fractures. Also has a forum for patients to discuss issues related to their injury and offer mutual support. Patient Provider
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Patellofemoral Arthritis eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic431.htm

Patellofemoral arthritis usually affects the same patient population affected by arthritis of other joints. Increasing age, obesity, overuse, chronic joint instability, prior interarticular fractures, and systemic inflammatory conditions are risk factors for the development of arthritis in the hip, knee, patella, and other weight-bearing joints. Patellofemoral arthritis can also occur...
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