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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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Osteogenesis Imperfecta eMedicine

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic530.htm

Background: The earliest known case of osteogenesis imperfecta is in a partially mummified infant's skeleton from ancient Egypt now housed in the British Museum in London. In 1835, Lobstein coined the term osteogenesis imperfecta and was one of the first to correctly understand the etiology of the condition. Other names...
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Falmouth Orthopaedic Center

Location: http://www.falmouthortho.com/

We are a multi-provider specialty medical practice dedicated to providing excellent musculoskeletal care for all. All the physicians are fellowship trained orthopedic surgeons. Our surgeons provide services ranging from general orthopedic care to highly complex musculoskeletal problems. From arthroscopy for sports related injuries to fractures, degenerative arthritis, and complex spinal disorders,...
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Percutaneous fixation of proximal fracture of the proximal phalanx E-Hand

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/14073.htm

Fractures of the proximal part of the proximal phalanx are often unstable and angulate dorsally. Longitudinal percutaneous fixation may not provide adequate purchase on the proximal fracture fragment. These intraoperative flouroscopy images show a method of increasing stability of percutaneous fixation in a malaligned three week old fracture by placing...
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Shoulder Surgeon

Location: http://www.shouldersurgeon.com/

What causes shoulder pain? This site provides information on conditions that may cause a painful shoulder. Treatment options, which can range from conservative management to shoulder surgery, are addressed. Topics include: the acromioclavicular joint (AC joint) arthritis and total shoulder replacement arthroscopic shoulder surgery frequently asked questions shoulder injury, fractures...
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Spine Care Institute of San Francisco: Spine Center in San Francisco

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/spine-center/spine-care-institute-san-francisco

The Spine Care Institute of San Francisco is a national leader with a legacy of excellence in the treatment of chronic back and neck pain and back injury -- ranging from the common to the most complex. World-renowned and published physicians take a comprehensive approach to treatment, employing the latest...
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Humeral Physeal Injuries Wheeless

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

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
most of these injuries are either Salter I or II fractures; - frx separations of proximal humeral epiphysis occur most often between ages of 11 and 15 years; - 80% of longitudinal growth of humerus occurs in...
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A Randomized Prospective Trial of Humeral Shaft Fracture Fixation: Compression Plate vs. Intramedullary Nail

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota98/otapa/OTA98806.htm

OTA paper 1998 Objective: To compare functional outcomes of locked intramedullary nailing to plate and screw fixation of humeral shaft fractures.
R.G. McCormack, MD, FRCS (C); D. Brien; Richard E. Buckley, MD, FRCS (C); Michael D. McKee, MD, FRCS (C); James N. Powell, MD, FRCS (C); Emil H. Schemitsch, MD,...
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Hip Arthrodesis Orthoteers

Location: http://www.orthoteers.org/(S(s5kj1m55vhyjz4fn2lcqlq45))/mainpage.aspx?section=20&article=197

Fusion (ANKYLOSIS) can occur spontaneously following childhood sepsis, following ORIF of acetabular fractures (secondary to heterotopic bone) and in ankylosing spondylitis
Unpopular as leads to increased stress on other hip and ipsilateral knee
Oxygen consumption 32% greater than normal
Average walking speed 84% of normal
Indication
Young patient with unilateral hip disease (usually post-traumatic)
Contra-lateral...
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Medical Interventions Effectively Treat Overuse Injuries in Adult Endurance Athletes Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/560700

Runners and other endurance athletes often develop overuse injuries such as patellofemoral pain syndrome, iliotibial band friction syndrome, medial tibial stress syndrome, Achilles tendinopathy, plantar fasciitis, and/or lower extremity stress fractures. Relative rest and a program of rehabilitative exercise may be helpful for these injuries.
Medscape Medical News 2007
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Jaffe Lichtenstein Syndrome

Location: http://www.whonamedit.com/synd.cfm/1873.html

Description: A monostotic form of fibrous dysplasia of bone. Constitutional, benign disease of the bones characterised by excessive proliferation of single or multiple circumscribed fibrous lesions, predominantly in the long bones, which predispose to painful bone deformities and pathological fractures, limping, unequal limp length, skull asymmetry, leontiaslike appearance, scoliosis, lordosis, and...
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Spine Specialty Center

Location: http://spinespecialty.com

We are a multidisciplinary spine care center providing the services of an Anesthesiologist for Interventional Spinal Pain Management, an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, and a McKenzie Certified Physical Therapist. Our licensed practitioners are experienced in the treatment of most conditions that affect the neck and back. Common problems treated include: scoliosis,...
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UT Southwestern Medical Center

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/spine-center/ut-southwestern-medical-center

The Spine Center at UT Southwestern Medical Center is a comprehensive multidisciplinary treatment and research center. The Spine Center is a fully integrated program dedicated to the management of all aspects of nontraumatic spinal disorders, from diagnosis through treatment to aftercare, in one centralized location.

The interdisciplinary team is made up of...

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Humeral shaft fracture fixation method dependent on a number of factors

Location: http://www.orthosupersite.com/view.aspx?rid=44163

ORTHOPEDICS TODAY October 2009
Humeral shaft fracture fixation method dependent on a number of factors
The options are many, but ultimately the method of fixation should hinge upon the situation. by Robert Press
There are numerous treatment options available for fractures of the humeral shaft, as well as various indications for surgical treatment. As...
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Radiology Cases Simple Bone Cysts LSBU

Location: http://myweb.lsbu.ac.uk/dirt/museum/p4-3181.html

The simple bone cyst is a benign unilocular lytic area in the proximal end of a long bone with a well defined and narrow endosteal margin. There is some expansion of the bone and thinning of cortex from below. This can occasionally give rise to a scalloped appearance appearance to...
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Epidemiology of Ankle Arthritis

Location: http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=1888779

Epidemiology of Ankle Arthritis The purpose of our study was to identify the cause of symptomatic ankle arthritis in a consecutive series of patients presenting in a tertiary care setting.Of the 639 arthritic ankles, 445 (70%) were post-traumatic, 76 (12%) were rheumatoid disease and 46 (7%) were idiopathic (primary osteoarthritis). The...
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Transradial styloid transscaphoid perilunate fracture-dislocation

Location: http://www.mskcases.com/index.php?module=article&view=90

Transradial styloid perilunate fracture-dislocation represents greater arc (Gilula's arcs) injury.
Greater arc injuries may be divided into following stages based on their severity:
Stage I: transradial styloid perilunate fracture-dislocation;
Stage II: transscaphoid perilunate fracture-dislocation;
Stage III: transscaphoid, transcapitate perilunate fracture-dislocation;
Stage IV: transscaphoid (or radial styloid), transcapitate, transtriquetral perilunate fracture-dislocation; and
Stage V: complete palmar lunate...
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Keith W. Harvie, DO - Sandia Orthopedic Consultants

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/KeithHarvie/

Orthopedic surgeon from Albuquerque, New Mexico who treats degenerative conditions: spinal stenosis and osteoporosis. He specializes in spine and joints and treatment of compression fractures.
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Telegraph Humeral Locking Nail

Location: http://www.telegraphnail.com/

The TELEGRAPH nail is used for proximal fractures of the humerus. Product info is provided in English and French. Produced by Fournitures Hospitalières Industrie, France.
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VuMedi Webinars on Elbow Arthroscopy

Location: http://www.vumedi.com/videos?bp=elbow&v=20

Free registration for webinars on elbow arthroscopy - eg
  • Arthroscopic Reduction and Fixation of Coronoid Fractures
  • Elbow Arthroscopy: Basic Set up and Portal Placement
  • Arthroscopic Treatment of the Arthritic Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Tennis Elbow Resection
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Willard B Wong MD at Precision Orthopedics

Location: http://spineuniverse.com/mdpage.php?doctorID=1239

Dr. Wong is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with a specialty in spinal surgery of the neck, middle and lower back. He also performs less invasive surgeries including kyphoplasty for osteoporotic fractures,...
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1983 The influence on the spine of leg-length discrepancy after femoral fracture

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/65-B/5/584

J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1983 Nov;65(5):584-7. The influence on the spine of leg-length discrepancy after femoral fracture.Gibson PH, Papaioannou T, Kenwright J.
We investigated the spines of 15 patients who had significant leg-length inequality as a result of femoral shaft fractures sustained after skeletal maturity but below the age...
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osteitis fibrosa CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00854.html

secondary to hypocalcemia and hyperphosphatemia followed by increased parathormone production
* subperiosteal bone resorption
o radial aspect of phalanges, distal clavicle, medial tibia plateau, medial humerus neck, distal ulna, phalangeal tufts, lamina dura of teeth
* subchondral and subligamentous bone resorption
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2002 Arthroscopically Assisted Removal of Retrograde Femoral Nails

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02210.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 2 Session II - Post-Traumatic Reconstruction Fri., 10/11/02 Post Traumatic Reconstruction, Paper #10, 3:06 PM *Arthroscopically Assisted Removal of Retrograde Femoral Nails: Description of Technique and Intraarticular Findings at Long-Term Follow-Up Christopher T. Born, MD, FACS (a-Smith + Nephew, Synthes, USA, Howmedica; b-Zimmer; e-Stryker Howmedica Osteonics); Paul...
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Reconstruction- Hook of hamate nonunion excision

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/img00056.htm

Hook of hamate fractures are prone to nonunion, and their diagnosis is frequently delayed or missed. Cronic nonunions may result in flexor tendon rupure and other complications. Treatment for most patients is excision of the small fracture fragment.
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