Femoral Nerve Block for Diaphyseal and Distal Femoral Fractures in the Emergency Department
- Pain Management for Total Knee Arthroplasty: Single-Injection Femoral Nerve Block versus Local Infiltration Analgesia. Moghtadaei, Mehdi; Farahini, Hossein; Faiz, Seyed Hamid-Reza; Mokarami, Farzam; Safari, Saeid // Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal;Jan2014, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p1
Background: Pain is one of the major concerns of patients underwent Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA); appropriate pain management is a key factor in patient's early physical fitness to move, physiotherapy, and most importantly, patient satisfaction. Objectives: In this study the analgesic effect of...
- Percutaneous Vertebroplasty: Rapid Pain Relief for Vertebral Compression Fractures. Kim, Jon S.; Mathis, John M. // Journal of the American Chiropractic Association;Dec2004, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p18
Examines the efficacy of percutaneous vertebroplasty (PV) in providing rapid pain relief for vertebral compression fractures. History of the conception of PV which became the standard of care for the treatment of pain associated with vertebral compression fractures (VCF); Discussion of the...
- Vertebroplasty for osteoporotic spine fracture: prevention and treatment. Mehbod, A.; Aunoble, S.; Le Huec, J. C. // European Spine Journal;Oct2003 Supplement 2, Vol. 12, pS155
There is a relatively high prevalence of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (VCFs) in the elderly population, especially in women aged 50 or older. The result of these VCFs is increased morbidity and mortality in the short and long term. Medical treatment of these fractures includes...
- Fracture is not the end of the osteoporosis story. // Geriatrics;Dec2000, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p65
Provides some clinical advice about fracture. Factors to keep in mind about fracture; Effect of alendronate to fracture incidence.
- Those Are the Breaks. Work, Cecelia // Children's Digest;Oct/Nov99, Vol. 49 Issue 7, p24
Deals with fractures. Common types of fractures; Example of combination of types; Origins of some specialized types of fractures; Misconceptions.
- A limping 6 year old child with no history of illness or trauma. Rodrigues, R.G. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Mar2003, Vol. 79 Issue 929, p179
Presents several self-assessment questions regarding the case of a limping 6-year-old Asian-American boy with no history of trauma or illness. Symptoms; Diagnosis; Implications on medical research.
- SELF ASSESSMENT ANSWERS: A limping 6 year old child with no history of illness of trauma. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Mar2003, Vol. 79 Issue 929, p182
Presents the answers to several self-assessment questions regarding the case of a limping 6-year-old Asian-American boy with no history of trauma or illness. Symptoms; Diagnosis; Implications on medical research.
- A model for fatigue crack propagation and remodelling in compact bone. Taylor, D; Prendergast, P J // Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers -- Part H;Nov97, Vol. 211 Issue 5, p369
The process of fatigue in bone is of interest for a number of reasons. Fatigue damage in vivo can eventually lead to stress fracture, and may also act as a stimulus for bone remodelling and adaptation. The aim of this paper is to develop a theoretical model which describes the growth of fatigue...
- Routine internal fixation of ulnar styloid base fractures may not be needed. Brockenbrough, Gina // Orthopedics Today;Feb2009, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p66
This article discusses a study which shows that an unrepaired ulnar styloid base fracture has no impact on the function and outcomes of surgically treated distal radius fractures.