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Toronto Sick Children's Hospital Orthopaedic Surgery

Location: http://www.sickkids.ca/OrthopaedicSurgery/index.html

The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery provides care to a wide variety of orthopaedic surgical patients. Patients range from the simple to complex patients with fractures to limb salvaging and major spinal surgeries
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Monolateral external fixation for the progressive correction of neurological spastic knee flexion contracture in children

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2322839/

The purpose of this study was to report the results of the surgical treatment of spastic knee flexion contracture using tenotomy and progressive correction by external fixator-distractor devices. The study design involved a prospective observational study of 16 knees in nine patients with spastic flexion contracture greater than 30 degrees...
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Limited Open Reduction and Percutaneous Screw Fixation of Acetabular

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02428.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 4 Session IV - Pelvis Sat., 10/12/02 Pelvis, Paper #28, 8:44 AM Limited Open Reduction and Percutaneous Screw Fixation of Acetabular Fractures in Elderly Patients Michael T. Hay, MD; Adam J. Starr, MD; Drake S. Borer, MD; Charles M. Reinert, MD; Shelly N. Whitlock, CCRA; University of...
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Olliers Disease Wikibooks

Location: http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Diagnostic_Radiology/Musculoskeletal_Imaging/Tumors_Basic/Ollier_diseas ...

Ollier's Disease is a rare condition in which benign tumors form in developing bones and prevent proper bone growth. It is also known as Multiple Enchondromatosis. The condition was first described by French surgeon Louis Ollier (1830-1899). In individuals with Ollier's disease, benign tumors called enchondromas form in the cartilage cells...
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Pathologic Humerus Fracture

Location: http://www.orthojournalhms.org/volume5/manuscripts/ms17.htm

Historically, pathologic humerus fractures have been treated non-operatively with casts, splints, or braces in conjunction with radiotherapy. However, the functional outcome for these patients was poor, as use of the arm was extremely limited. As a result, surgical techniques for fracture stabilization have been employed using endoprostheses, polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA), and...
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Subtalar Fusion for Treatment of Calcaneal Fracture Wheeless

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

Primary Fusion: - indicated for fractures w/ more than 3 parts;
- the authors point out that primary fusion is easier than delayed fusion because the soft tissues around the fracture site ...
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2000 Audit of Deep Wound Infection following Hip Fracture Surgery

Location: http://www.rcsed.ac.uk/journal/vol45_1/4510010.htm

Member Ratings: 1 out of 10 stars (1 vote)

An audit of 171 consecutive hip fractures treated surgically showed a deep wound infection rate of 3.6%. Several shortcomings in the implementation of the infection policy were identified and recommendations to eliminate them introduced. Review of the subsequent 186 patients gave a deep infection rate of 1.1%. Attention to detail...
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The Mangled Foot and Ankle The Role of Soft Tissue Coverage

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02533.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 5 Session V - Foot and Ankle Sat., 10/12/02 Foot & Ankle, Paper #33, 9:35 AM The Mangled Foot and Ankle: The Role of Soft Tissue Coverage Michael J. Bosse, MD 1 ; Renan C. Castillo, MPH; Dolfi Herscovici, Jr., DO 2 ; Thomas G. DiPasquale,...
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Pathologic Fracture Differential Diagnosis Wheeless

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

- fractures which occur from low energy injuries which occur through an area of bone weakness with a pre-existing abnormality;
- injured area demonstrates distorted architecture and distorted bone density;
- Diff Dx:
- Fibrous Dysplasia
- Fibrous Histiocytoma
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Hemangioma of Bone Wheeless

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

Discussion: - typically seen in asymptomatic patients; - symptomatic patients over 40 years old may present following small spine fractures; - hemangiomas affect bone are rare; - these tumors may be located on the periosteal surface, within the...
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Osteogensis Imperfecta MedPix 3

Location: http://rad.usuhs.mil/medpix/parent.php3?mode=single&recnum=4321&table=card&srchstr=osteogenesis%20im ...

osteogenesis imperfecta is a Type I collagen disorder affecting the skeleton, ligaments, skin, sclera, and dentin. A majority demonstrates a defect in two genetic loci resulting either abnormal synthesis or abnormal structure of procollagen I. Eighty five percent of genotypes demonstrate heterozygosity of an autosomal dominant mutation. Four major clinical...
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2001 Principles Of Bone Healing

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/405699_1

Principles of Bone Healing from Neurosurg Focus 10(4), 2001 Iain H. Kalfas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Department of Neurosurgery, Section of Spinal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio Abstract Our contemporary understanding of bone healing has evolved due to knowledge gleaned from a continuous interaction between basic laboratory investigations and clinical observations following procedures to augment...
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AAOS Wrist Injuries State of the Art

Location: http://www7.aaos.org/education/courses/course_detail.aspx?ProductId=11860

AAOS Wrist Injuries: State of the Art
June 24 - 25, 2011 . Rosemont, IL, Orthopaedic Learning Center
Course Directors: Leon S. Benson, MD; Pedro K. Beredjiklian, MD
Hone your technical skills for a variety of fixation options for distal radius fractures and other injuries about the wrist. Learn the latest diagnosis...
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The Louisville Bone and Joint Center

Location: http://www.lobojo.com

We are a state-of-the-art facility focused on personalized patient care featuring the latest technology for surgical and non-surgical treatment of bones, joints, arthritis, sports injuries, sprains, strains, and fractures. Specializing in "Less Invasive" and "Mini-incision" surgery, Joint Replacement and Arthroscopy. Using the newest materials and surfaces for improved outcome and longevity in...
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osteomalacia CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00906.html

insufficient mineralization of osteoid
etiology:
* dietary deficiency of vitamin D3, lack of solar irradiation
* deficiency of metabolism of vitamin D
o chronic renal tubular disease
o phenobarbitol, diphenylhydantoin
* decreased absorption of vitamin...
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PubMed Search for Fracture Blisters in the orthopaedic journals

Location: http://pubmed.gov

To undertake a current Medline search for Blisters in the English language orthopaedic journals copy the following search string (italics) and paste it into the PubMed search engine, or use the "Create Bibliography" link. This search also finds some articles on tape blisters in fracture cases
("fractures, bone"[MeSH Terms] AND "blister"[Majr])...
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Patella Menu Wheeless

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

- Anatomy
- Biomechanics
- Multipartite Patella
- Chondromalacia
- Dislocation of the Patella
- Examination of the Patellofemoral Joint:
- Fractures of the Patella:
- Jumper's Knee:
- Lateral Retinacular Release
- Patella Alta
- Pathology
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Randomized Trial of Reduction and Fixation versus Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty

Location: http://www.hwbf.org/ota/am/ota02/otapa/OTA02641.htm

OTA 2002 - Session 6 Session VI - Geriatrics Sat., 10/12/02 Geriatrics, Paper #41, 11:53 AM Randomized Trial of Reduction and Fixation versus Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty versus Total Hip Arthroplasty for Displaced Subcapital Fractures in the Fit Older Patient John F. Keating, FRCSEd (Orth) ; Moyra A. Masson, RGN; John F. Forbes, PhD;...
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Osteogenesis Imperfecta Genetics Home Reference

Location: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition=osteogenesisimperfecta

On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Treatment Additional information Other names Glossary definitions What is osteogenesis imperfecta? Osteogenesis imperfecta is a group of genetic disorders that mainly affect the bones. The term "osteogenesis imperfecta" means imperfect bone formation. People with this condition have bones that are soft, brittle, and easily broken.... Highly Reputable
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axis fracture

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00911.html


* incidence: 6% of cervical spine injuries
* associated with atlas fractures in 8%
* hyperflexion injury: odontoid fracture
* hyperextension injury: hangman's fracture
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Southwest Orthopaedic Surgery Specialists PLC

Location: http://www.southwest-ortho.com/

Member Ratings: 10 out of 10 stars (1 vote)

Orthopedic group practice with special interest in ankle and foot surgery, joint replacement and sports medicine. Treatment for fractures, sprains, muscle strains, ankle and foot conditions, arthritis, tumors, and deformities. Phone: (520) 327-9677

Ario B. Kiarash, M.D.Domingo Cheleuitte, M.D.
Jason M. Humphrey P.A.-C.
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Dr Jay Zampini MD Orthopedic Surgeon Philadelphia PA

Location: http://www.spine-health.com/doctor/orthopedic-surgeon/jay-zampini-philadelphia-pa

Dr. Jay Zampini is an orthopaedic spine surgeon with the University Spine Institute at Hahnemann University Hospital. After completing a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine, he continued his training with a fellowship in Spine Surgery at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center of Harvard Medical School. At Harvard, he gained...

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Gotham Medical

Location: http://www.gothammedical.com/

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

Gotham Medical design, manufacture and market ultimate orthopaedic trauma and reconstruction products. We have different internal and external bone fixation solutions to fix the bone fractures and to correct the bone deformities as well.
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Extra-articular extrusion of an osteochondral fragment of the talar dome

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/85-B/3/431

Osteochondral fractures of the talus are uncommon. They are classified according to Berndt and Harty, as progressing in severity through four stages. This classification, however, does not address extra-articular extrusion of the osteochondral fragment. We report an osteochondral lesion of the talar dome which presented as an extruded extra-articular fragment...
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Bone Graft

Location: http://www0.sun.ac.za/ortho/webct-ortho/general/ops/ops-2.html

Uses of Bone Grafts
* To fill cavities e.g. Cysts
* To bridge joints - arthrodesis
* To bridge major defects and restore continuity of a long bone
* To provide a bone block and limit joint motion (arthrodesis)
* To promote union in a pseudoarthrosis (nonunion)
* To promote union in delayed union , non...
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