A Study of Metatarsal Fractures in Children
- Computed tomographic demonstration of central tarsal bone plantar process occult fracture in a dog. Galateanu, G.; Aizenberg, I.; Hildebrandt, T. B.; Apelt, D. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;10/22/2011, Vol. 169 Issue 17, p442
An abstract of the article "Computed tomographic demonstration of central tarsal bone plantar process occult fracture in a dog," by G. Galateanu and colleagues is presented.
- You Be the Coder. // Podiatry Coding & Billing Alert;Sep2012, Vol. 4 Issue 9, pp69
The article provides an answer to a question on the right medical code to be used for the condition of non-healing metatarsal.
- Stress fracture of tarsal cuboid bone in early childhood. Joo, Sun; Jeong, Changhoon // European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology;Apr2015, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p595
Purpose: We present the clinical characteristics, radiographic, and bone scintigraphy finding of the cuboid fracture in early childhood. Methods: From 2008 to 2012, we identified 25 patients (13 boys and 12 girls) with cuboid fracture who were seen in our institution. Medical records and...
- Sesamoid Bone Blocking Fracture Reduction in Traumatic Injury of First Metatarsal. Spence, David J.; Diamond, Owen J.; Mockford, Brian J. // Ulster Medical Journal;May2011, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p82
We describe a patient who sustained an extra-articular, oblique and angulated first metatarsal fracture. The medial hallucal sesamoid bone was subsequently found to have entered the fracture gap preventing reduction. We describe treatment of this rare injury with a successful outcome.
- Pediatric fracture patterns are changing. Leahy, Maureen // AAOS Now;Dec2011, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p8
The article offers information on a research study conducted by J. Joseph Gholson and colleagues that highlights the scaphoid fracture patterns in children and adolescents in the U.S. It notes that the study has included 351 scaphoid fractures in 342 children to identify factors influencing...
- Common Orthopedic Injuries in the Pediatric ED - Part II. // Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports;Aug2010 Supplement, p1
Tables and radiograph images are presented that show the common orthopedic injuries in the pediatric emergency department (ED), including guidelines for ED management and treatment, and images of different types of fractures.
- Painful nonunion of fracture of the entire posterior process of the talus: a case report. Nakai, Tsuyoshi; Murao, Ryoji; Temporin, Ko; Kakiuchi, Masaaki // Archives of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery;Dec2005, Vol. 125 Issue 10, p721
We report a 14-year-old boy in whom isolated nonunion fracture of the posterior process of the talus. He underwent surgical repair with Herbert Whipple screw fixation and plaster immobilization. Osseous union was achieved 3 months after surgery, resulting in the resolution of symptoms and...
- Regimented lengthening 'highly effective' for treating short metatarsals in youth. Trace, Robert // Orthopaedics Today Europe;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p11
The article focuses on a study which revealed that performing metatarsal lengthening using the callotasis method can help relieve the problems in many patients, especially young women. According to Doctor Mehmet Erdem of Tokat, Turkey, all patients who underwent metacarpal lengthening reported...
- Epidemiology, imaging, and treatment of Lisfranc fracture-dislocations revisited. Kalia, Vivek; Fishman, Elliot; Carrino, John; Fayad, Laura // Skeletal Radiology;Feb2012, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p129
The purpose of this article is to discuss the features of Lisfranc injuries and identify their typical imaging findings on radiographs, CT, and MR imaging. Lisfranc injuries are most often caused by hyperplantarflexion of the foot, often during a sporting injury or in high-speed motor vehicle...