Extraperiosteal Plating of Pronation - Abduction Ankle Fractures
- Treatment of peroneal tendon dislocation and coexisting medial and lateral ligamentous laxity in the ankle joint. Ziai, Pejman; Sabeti-Aschraf, Manuel; Fehske, Kai; Dlaska, Constantin E.; Funovics, Philipp; Wenzel, Florian; Graf, Alexandra; Buchhorn, Tomas // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Jun2011, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p1004
Purpose: Acute dislocation of the peroneal tendon is caused by massive combined flexion-torsion trauma supported by preexisting ligamentous laxity of the ankle joint. This study aimed to investigate the clinical outcome of combined treatment of peroneal tendon dislocation and lateral and medial...
- Ottawa Ankle Rules accurately assess injuries and reduce reliance on radiographs. Nugent, Paul J. // Journal of Family Practice;Oct2004, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p785
In the U.S., most ankle injuries are evaluated radiographically even though only about 15% are found to involve fractures. This article discusses the potential of the Ottawa Ankle Rules to decrease the number of unnecessary ankle radiographs. The rules are not a substitute for sound clinical...
- Long-Term Functional Outcomes After Operative Treatment for Intra-Articular Fractures of the Calcaneus. Potter, Michael Q.; Nunley, James A. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Aug2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 8, p1854
Background: Calcaneal fractures can have long-term consequences in terms of pain and disability. Comparative studies have suggested that operative treatment of these fractures may result in better outcomes than nonoperative treatment; however, to our knowledge, the long-term outcomes of...
- Getting all the breaks--fractures, splints, and casts. // Current Health 1;Dec97, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p26
Presents information about fractured bone. Three kinds of fractures; Signs and symptoms of a fractured bone; Tips on how to handle a person who have fractured bone; Its healing process. INSETS: What's your fracture IQ?;When you're too far from help--splint.
- The real truth about broken bones. HAY, MICHAEL // Graham Leader;9/14/2011, Vol. 136 Issue 9, p6
The article offers information on broken bones, in which an injured person can still move even with broken bones, as well as mentions the factors that should be considered when treating an injured person.
- Treatment for distal humeral fractures is patient-dependent. // Orthopedics Today;Feb2009, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p52
This article reports on the increasing number of options for treating distal humeral fractures.
- Let fracture classification decide which treatment to use for radial head fractures. Beadling, Lee; Brockenbrough, Gina // Orthopedics Today;Feb2010, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p38
The article discusses a study which noted how fracture classification influence the treatment choice for radial head fractures.
- Erratum to: Variable-angle locking plate with or without double-tiered subchondral support procedure in the treatment of intra-articular distal radius fracture. Kawasaki, Keikichi; Nemoto, Tetsuya; Inagaki, Katsunori; Tomita, Kazunari; Ueno, Yukio // Journal of Orthopaedics & Traumatology;Dec2014, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p275
A correction to the article "Variable-angle locking plate with or without double-tiered subchondral support procedure in the treatment of intra-articular distal radius fracture" that was published in the July 31, 2014 issue is presented.
- Management of simple and complex ankle fractures. Cooper, J. // Trauma;Jul2000, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p199
Ankle fractures constitute a considerable part of the trauma surgeon's workload. Although many injuries are straightforward, a high proportion merit surgical intervention. Decision-making depends on recognition of the fracture pattern and its associated ligament injuries. An understanding of the...