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Glossary of Orthopaedic Trauma Terms

Location: http://www.chriscolton.co.uk/glossary.htm

by Prof. C.L. Colton, in collaboration with Prof. S. Perren
Succinct and helpful definitions of about 300 terms used in the description of orthopaedic trauma, fractures, dislocations, sprains, injuries and complications
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Closed Fracture Classification

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

Classification of closed soft tissue injury and fractures Christian Kretteck
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A Prospective Comparison of Antegrade and Retrograde Femoral Intramedullary Nailing

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota98/otapa/OTA98513.htm

OTA Paper 1998 Robert F. Ostrum, MD; Animesh Agarwal, MD; Ronald Lakatos, MD; Attila Poka, MD
The purpose of this study was to prospectively and critically examine a consecutive series of femur fractures treated with either antegrade or retrograde intramedullary nailing.
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2007 Charcot Arthropathy eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1234293-overview

Also called Charcot joint or neuropathic joint, Charcot arthropathy is a progressive condition of the musculoskeletal system that is characterized by joint dislocations, pathologic fractures, and debilitating deformities. This disorder results in progressive destruction of bone and soft tissues at weight-bearing joints; in its most severe form, it may cause...
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Professor Mike Saleh MB ChB MSc Bioeng FRCS

Location: http://www.stumperlowe.demon.co.uk/

Website of Professor Mike Saleh on Clinical work and research, innovations, fellowships, publications in limb fractures, limb lengthening and deformity correction. Patient Provider
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2010 2D-fluoroscopic navigated percutaneous screw fixation of pelvic ring injuries

Location: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/11/153

Conclusion 2D-fluoroscopic navigation is a safe tool providing high accuracy of percutaneous screw placement for pelvic ring fractures, but in cases of a bilateral iliosacral screw fixation an increased risk for screw misplacement was observed. If additional ramus pubic screw fixations are performed, the retrograde inserted screws have to pass the...
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Craig S Roberts MD

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

I created this web site to familiarize you with my orthopaedic practice, dedicated staff, and the services we provide. Whether you're making the decision for orthopaedic care, or would just like to expand your knowledge, we hope this site helps you become informed and more confident about the incredible realm of...
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multiple myeloma CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01056.html

* most common primary malignant neoplasm of bone
* 50-70y; M:F 2:1
* symptoms: vague bone pain of progressive severity, fever, anemic sxs
* complications: pathologic fractures
* solitary plasmacytoma: solitary osseous focus of MM (uncommon)
x-ray findings:
* loss of bone density - from diffuse marrow involvement
* "punched out" lesions - esp. skull, long bones
*...
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Transverse Fracture and Dislocation at the Sacrum

Location: http://synapse.koreamed.org/Synapse/Data/PDFData/0032JKNS/jkns-43-31.pdf

We present a rare case of fracture-dislocation at the level of the first sacral (S1) and second sacral (S2) vertebrae. The S1 was displaced forward into the pelvic cavity and was located just in front of the S2. Because the patient also had extensive neurological injury to the lumbar plexus and instability...
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Traction Methods

Location: http://www0.sun.ac.za/ortho/webct-ortho/general/trac/trac-4.html

Miscellaneous traction techniques
* Dunlop's traction is in the maintenance of reduction in supracondyar fractures of the humerus in children
* Pelvic traction for Backache
* Acetabular Traction
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The BHU bicentric bipolar prosthesis in fracture neck femur in active elderly

Location: http://www.traumamanagement.org/content/2/1/7

55 BHU bicentric bipolar hemiarthroplasties were reviewed after a mean follow up of 4 years (range 1-5 years). Patients with displaced subcapital fractures were selected for operation on the basis of good mobility before the fracture. Object of the study was to see the efficacy of BHU bipolar prostheses and...
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2006 Percutaneous Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty eMedicine Radiology

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1835633-overview

Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are radiologic procedures for the treatment of the intense pain caused by vertebral compression fracture in patients whose pain has been refractory to medical management or bracing. Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty involve the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved intraosseous injection of acrylic cement under local anesthesia...
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Traumatic quadriceps rupture in a patient with patellectomy

Location: http://www.jmedicalcasereports.com/content/1/1/146

Traumatic quadriceps rupture in a patient with patellectomy: a case report Chezhiyan Shanmugam and Nicola Maffulli
Journal of Medical Case Reports 2007, 1:146
We present a 42-year-old male who experienced a unilateral left quadriceps tendon rupture following assault by four people. Twenty-seven years before this injury, the patient had suffered ipsilateral...
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Dr Gus Halamandaris MD Neurosurgeon Salinas CA

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/neurosurgeon/gus-halamandaris-salinas-ca

As a Board-Certified Neurosurgeon in Salinas, CA, Dr. Gus Halamandaris treats conditions such as sciatica, scoliosis, spinal tumors and neck disorders with both spine surgery and minimally invasive procedures.


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...

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Posterior Approach to Humerus Wheeless

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

Indications:
- Distal Third Humeral Fractures:
- Humeral Mid-Shaft Frx are also amenable to the posterior approach if the formal approach is modified
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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Management of Gunshot Wounds of the Limbs

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/79-B/6/1031.pdf

The incidence of bullet wounds in civilian trauma has increased in many parts of the world, sometimes approaching epidemic level. For surgeons with limited experience there is a bewildering range of apparently contradictory advice on management. An attempt to clarify this for gunshot injuries of the limbs, without major vascular injury,...
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Comminuted Femur Fracture

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/hwb/conf/alex31/comfem.htm

OTA Case discussion A male 31 y.o. addmitted to our unit today with the subject (see attachment). Injured in a car accident 1 month ago, since that he has been at bed traction. Other fractures are minor - undisplaced pubic rami and distal ulna.
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Dr Carl N Graf MD FAAOS Schaumburg IL

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/orthopedic-surgeon/carl-graf-schaumburg-il

The staff at the Illinois Spine Institute welcome you to a new era in spine care - an Institute devoted completely to the diagnosis and treatment of spine related problems.


Our goal is complete and compassionate care. Patients today expect quality care from sub-specialized physicians in a timely and courteous fashion, and that's what they...

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1996 Bone Mineral Density Changes During Fracture Healing

Location: http://www.rz.uni-duesseldorf.de/WWW/MedFak/Orthopaedie/journal/issue98/tx3-3498.htm

Bone mineral density changes during fracture healing: a densitometric study in rats P. J. Millett (1), B. Cohen (2), M. J. Allen (3), N. Rushton (2) Research conducted at the Orthopaedic Research Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital, UK Summary: Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is a quantitative technique for determination of bone mineral density...
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Chicago Foot and Ankle Surgery

Location: http://www.cfaas.com/

The Chicago Foot and Ankle Deformity Correction Center provides the most advanced reconstructive surgical techniques for all foot and ankle problems. With an emphasis on early mobility through minimally invasive surgery, Dr. Edgardo Rodriguez has perfected reconstructive techniques that are superior to conventional procedures. From complex fractures to compression injuries...
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Engel-von Recklinghausen syndrome

Location: http://www.whonamedit.com/synd.cfm/1208.html

Also known as: von Recklinhausen disease II von Recklinghausen’s disease of bone Associated persons: Gerhard Engel Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen Description: Now mostly historical term for a generalized rarefying bone disorder with skeletal deformation, seen in advanced hyperparathyroidism. It is characterized by cysts or brown tumours in the form of deeply pigmented foci consisting of fibrous scarring...
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Role And Effectiveness Of Adjunctive Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy In The Management Of Musculoskeletal Disorders

Location: http://www.jpgmonline.com/article.asp?issn=0022-3859;year=2002;volume=48;issue=3;spage=226;epage=31; ...

The role and effectiveness of adjunctive hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the management of musculoskeletal disorders. Wang J, Li F, Calhoun JH, Mader JT Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555-1115, USA. The management of musculoskeletal disorders is an increasing challenge to clinicians. Successful treatment relies on...
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Dr Sameer Mathur MD Cary NC

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/orthopedic-surgeon/sameer-mathur-cary-nc

Dr. Sameer Mathur is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with a subspecialty in spine surgery. His practice encompasses adult and pediatric spinal surgery with a focus on minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Mathur performs cutting edge procedures to treat spinal pathology. Prior to him coming to Cary Orthopaedic in North Carolina, Dr. Mathur had been an Assistant Professor...

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Compartment Syndrome Of The Foot

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

Wheeless Textbook of Orthopaedics compartment syndromes can occur in the foot as in other parts of body; - mechanism of injury is severe local trauma, & assoc skeletal injury may be minimal; - classic...
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Spine with discs cut from image LSBU

Location: http://myweb.lsbu.ac.uk/dirt/museum/338-91a.html

Radiology case 338-91 These views are the lumbar spine of a child and an adult with the discs cut out of the film. It is constructed to show that some of the lumbar lordosis depends on the distortion of the L4/L5 disc and, to a smaller degree, the L5/S1 and...
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