Heterotopic Ossification in High-Energy Wartime Extremity Injuries: Prevalence and Risk Factors
- Other surgery and later chest trauma. // Medal News;Oct2015, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p33
The article offers information on the decision of the "British Medical Journal" to release the article of George Gask, a surgeon and enlisted in the Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC), in May 1939, one of a series on war wounds being delivered to the British Postgraduate Medical School.
- A Morning with an FS in Rural Afghanistan. Avallone, Paul // Army Magazine;Jun2007, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p30
The article describes the activities of a Forward Surgical Team (FST) one morning in Afghanistan at the 10th Mountain Division Headquarters at Bagram Air Base near Kabul, Afghanistan. The FST was supposed to respond to the radio call for an 11-year-old girl who was the victim of a land mine....
- Our Experience With Modified Osteomyoplasty for Reamputation of War-Related Transtibial Amputees. Zivkovic, Ognjen; Poljak-Guberina, Renata; Muljacic, Ante; Guberina, Marko // Military Medicine;Oct2009, Vol. 174 Issue 10, p1118
The aim of this study was to examine the efficacy of the operative method of modified osteomyoplasty in relation to primary "guillotine" amputation in Croatian war amputees. From 1995 to 2000 a total of 425 patients underwent transtibial amputation for their war-related injuries. From these...
- Mikrovaskularni slobodni reÅ¾njevi u zbrinjavanju ratnih rana sa defektima tkiva. Kozarski, Jefta; Panajotovic, Ljubomir; Novakovif, Marijan // Vojnosanitetski Pregled: Military Medical & Pharmaceutical Journ;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p669
Background. War wounds caused by modern infantry weapons or explosive devices are very often associated with the defects of soft and bone tissue. According to their structure, tissue defects can be simple or complex. In accordance with war surgical doctrine, at the Clinic for Plastic Surgery and...
- Abstracts of recent literature. Edelstein, Joan // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Fall92, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p133
Presents an abstract of the study `Running Gait Impulse Asymmetries in Below-Knee Amputees,' by F. Prince, P. Allard et al and reprinted from the 1992 issue of the `Prosthetics and Orthotics International.'
- Abstracts of recent literature. Edelstein, Joan; Schein, Jerome D. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Oct95, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p286
Presents an abstract of the article `A Device for Long Term Ambulatory Monitoring in Trans-Tibial Amputees,' by H.J. Stam, et al., featured in the 1995 issue of `Prosthetics and Orthotics International.'
- In reply to Dr Papadaki and colleagues. Jaovisidha, S; Sartoris, D J; Martin, E M E // Spinal Cord;Jun1999, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p453
Replies to a comment on an article about heterotopic ossification (HO) of the hip and bone densitometry. Criteria of clinically obvious HO used; Sensitivity of isotope bone scan.
- Heterotopic ossification of the hip and bone densitometry. Papadaki, P J; Zavras, G M; Sgantzos, M; Baltas, C; Kounis, N G // Spinal Cord;Jun1999, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p453
Comments on the influence of heterotopic ossification (HO) of the hip on bone densitometry. Application of dual x-ray absorptiometry technique for measuring bone mineral density; Method to diagnose HO; Technique to avoid the risk of false elevated results.
- Radiographic staging of ossification of the medial clavicular epiphysis. Ronald Schulz; Matthias Mühler; Walter Reisinger; Sven Schmidt; Andreas Schmeling // International Journal of Legal Medicine;Jan2008, Vol. 122 Issue 1, p55
AbstractÂ Â Determination of the stage of ossification of the medial clavicular epiphysis is a crucial part of forensic age estimation when evaluating living subjects over 18Â years of age. In the present study, we comparatively assessed conventional radiographs and computed tomography...