Orthopedics > Search Results

Search Results

Your search for fractures returned 148 categories and 914 resources from OWL Directory.
XML icon Add to My Yahoo! Add to Google

Resources

Pages: |< < 1 ... 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 > >|

First Aid for Soft Tissue Injuries PatientPlus

Location: http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/40001156/

The term soft tissue injury usually refers to injuries to muscles, ligaments and tendons. It excludes fractures but also more severe injuries such as significant haemorrhage, crush syndrome, head injuries or acute spinal cord compression.
Swift and appropriate action is required to facilitate rapid and complete recovery whilst inappropriate management may...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Sat May 30 2009

Souter-Strathclyde total elbow arthroplasty

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/82-B/8/1129

We have reviewed 66 consecutive Souter-Strathclyde arthroplasties of the elbow implanted in 59 patients between 1982 and 1993. Thirteen patients (15 elbows) (19.6%) died. Sixteen elbows (24.2%) were revised, six for aseptic loosening (9%), four (6%) because of fracture or loosening after a fracture, three (4.5%) for infection and three...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Nov 12 2009

Palm Beach Shoulder Service

Location: http://www.palmbeachshoulder.net/

The Palm Beach Shoulder Service at Atlantis Orthopaedics offers a comprehensive service for the treatment of shoulder conditions, including tendonitis, and bursitis, rotator cuff tears, dislocation and instability, arthritis, fractures and prior failed treatment, including failed surgeries.
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu May 17 2007

Reconstruction- Thumb reconstruction with dorsal metacarpal flap and bone graft

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/img00012.htm

Management of a router injury resulting in partial amputation and open comminuted fractures of thumb proximal and distal phalanges
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Jan 31 2002

The floating shoulder

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/83-B/6/795

The aim of this retrospective study was to review a series of patients with ipsilateral fractures of the neck of the scapula and of the clavicle. Between 1991 and 1996 a total of 79 general and orthopaedic surgeons treated 46 patients with a floating shoulder in The Netherlands. The records...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Sun Nov 15 2009

Principles of Fracture Treatment

Location: http://web.archive.org/web/20070108121722/http://www.sunmed.org/t1-6.html

Sunmed is an online textbook authored by S.P.Suresh FRCS (Gen), FRCS (Orth). This is an archive version of the page.
General Treatment of injured patients
* First aid at the scene of accident
* Transport to a hospital
* Resuscitation : Airway,...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Sun Sep 04 2005

Percutaneous tibial plate removal

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1963620/

Percutaneous plate fixation for peri-articular distal tibial fractures reduces the risk of complications such as non-union and infection when compared to traditional open fixation. To remove such plates whilst minimising soft tissue disruption, carefully open the old incisional scars, locate the plate and remove the screws. Using a simple punch,...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Sat Nov 14 2009

Sindig-Larsen-Johanssen Disease Wheeless

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

- cause of discomfort in anterior aspect of the knee;
- caused by persistent traction at the cartilaginous junction of patella & patellar ligament, usually at inferior patellar pole;
- usually seen in an active preteen boy who complains of activity-related pain;
...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon Feb 04 2002

Trauma- Comminuted transcondylar distal humerus fracture

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/14497.htm

An example of a difficult management problem. This patient is a mid 60s year old woman who sustained multiple injuries in a motor vehicle accident, including bilateral calcaneal fractures and a closed distal humerus fracture.
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Jan 31 2002

Lower Extremity Compartment Syndrome eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic596.htm

Wallace, Goodman & Smith2007
As many as 45% of all cases of CS are caused by tibial fractures. Other causes include any long-bone fracture, vascular injury, compression in the setting of a crush injury, drug overdose, and a tight cast or dressing. Late manifestations of CS include the absence of a...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Wed Mar 19 2008

Hip Arthrodesis Wheeless

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

- hip fusions can occur spontaneously following childhood sepsis or after ORIF of acetabular fractures (secondary to heterotopic bone).
- they also occur spontaneously due to ankylosing spondylitis;
- surgical fusions are performed for young adults with advanced arthritis;
- indications:
  - desire to return to near-normal physical activity with manual labor;
  -...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Sat Oct 31 2009

Aging Spine Challenges and Emerging Techniques

Location: http://cns.org/publications/clinical/54/pdf/cnb00107000010.pdf

The older patient has unique characteristics that require differentiation from that of the archetypical adult, such as atypical presentation and response to disease and frailty from comorbidities and chronic disease. Furthermore, healthcare providers of the elderly must commonly focus efforts on maintenance or improvement in function and quality of life...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Tue Dec 11 2007

Child Abuse and Neglect Physical Abuse eMedicine Pediatrics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/915664-overview

Physical abuse, a subset of child abuse, is defined in various ways by different states. However, common to all definitions is the presence of an injury that the child sustains at the hands of his or her caregiver. These injuries are also referred to as inflicted or nonaccidental injuries. Some...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Aug 20 2009

Dedicated orthopedic trauma theatres

Location: http://www.cma.ca/multimedia/staticContent/HTML/N0/l2/cjs/vol-52/issue-2/pdf/pg87.pdf

We performed a retro- spective review comparing morbidity and mortality outcomes at a single institution before and after the establishment of a dedicated trauma room. The purpose was to determine whether a change in outcomes occurred for a single routine procedure with known outcome expectations (hemiarthroplasty of the hip after...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Apr 02 2009

Fracture Blisters Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/10745

- refers to the blisters which from swollen skin overlying fractures;
- most commonly arise over tibia, ankle, and elbow;
- when fracture blisters are present at the time of surgery, wound complications will develop in the majority of patients;
- when fracture blisters develop following surgery, wound complications are infrequent;
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Jan 31 2008

Hip Capsule Wheeless

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

Discussion of the anatomy of the hip capsule and its significance in femoral neck fractures.
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Mon Feb 04 2002

Dr Willard B Wong MD Orthopedic Surgeon Salinas CA

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/orthopedic-surgeon/willard-wong-salinas-ca

Dr. Willard Wong provides his patients with the same thoughtful and compassionate care and service that he would provide for his family.


The experts at the Spine Center utilize the most advanced technologies and procedures for brain and spine surgeries including microsurgical, computer-assisted and minimally invasive techniques to treat neck and back pain. Less invasive...

[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Wed Apr 14 2010

Tucker Orthopedics

Location: http://www.tuckerorthopedic.com

Jon B. Tucker, M.D. is committed to excellence by pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopedic care possible. Along with the treatment of immediate or chronic problems, Dr. Tucker strives to integrate the doctrine of prevention in all his treatment plans as a way to alleviate possible future difficulties.Dr....
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Tue Oct 06 2009

Pozo's procedure for dislocating peroneal tendons following a calcaneal fracture JOSonline

Location: http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3794/is_199806/ai_n8789650

Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, June 1998 by Pai, VS (full text)
The sequelae of displaced os calcis fractures have been a significant problem and their management continues to remain a controversial issue. Various techniques of lateral decompression of the calcaneum have been reported.2,4 In this report, the author describes...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Wed Sep 26 2007

Incidence of hip replacement among national health insurance enrollees in Taiwan

Location: http://www.josr-online.com/content/3/1/42

There is no national joint replacement registry in the country of Asia and reports of national outcomes of joint replacement in Asia as yet. Therefore, this study was then to report a national data of the number of hip replacements, incidence rate, demographic characteristics of hip replacement patients, and short-time...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Sat Sep 20 2008

Reconstruction- Double blade plating recalcitrant metacarpal nonunion

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/12853.htm

Metacarpal fractures are common injuries. Metacarpal fracture nonunions are uncommon because of the support provided by adjacent metacarpals, but can be a difficult problem following high energy trauma. This series of pictures document the difficulty of treating a middle metacarpal nonunion following a gunshot injury.
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Jan 31 2002

Hypophosphatasia eMedicine

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/ped/topic1126.htm

Initially recognized by Rathbun in 1948, hypophosphatasia is a rare inborn error of metabolism. Low activity of the tissue-nonspecific isoenzyme of alkaline phosphatase (TNSALP), which leads to rickets, osteomalacia, or both, characterize this disorder. Incidence has been estimated at 1 per 100,000 births. Clinical presentation varies widely, from death in...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Sat Mar 31 2007

Riverside Orthopaedic Clinic

Location: http://riversideorthoclinic.com

Established to meet the increasing need for orthopedic services for the people of Eastern Oregon and Southwestern Idaho, the Riverside Orthopaedic Clinic offers both surgical and nonsurgical treatment for musculoskeletal conditions including sports injuries, upper and lower extremity joint problems, fractures, and arthritic conditions. We specialize in arthroscopy, sports medicine,... Patient Provider
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Thu Sep 22 2011

The floating knee

Location: http://www.traumamanagement.org/content/1/1/2

The floating knee: epidemiology, prognostic indicators & outcome following surgical management Ulfin Rethnam , Rajam S Yesupalan and Rajagopalan Nair
Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes 2007, 1:2
onclusion The associated injuries and the type of fracture (open, intra-articular, comminution) are prognostic indicators in the Floating knee. Appropriate management of the associated...
[Categories]

View Details Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It Added: Wed Nov 28 2007

Didn't find what you were looking for? Try OWL Web.

Pages: |< < 1 ... 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 > >|