Os Odontoideum as a Consequence of a Posttraumatic Displaced Ossiculum Terminale: A Case Report
- Various treatment plans advocated for treating herniated vertebral discs. // Orthopedics Today;Sep2010, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p1
The article provides an overview of studies on the treatment approaches for disc herniation.
- Lateral Center-edge Angle on Conventional Radiography and Computed Tomography. Monazzam, Shafagh; Bomar, James; Cidambi, Krishna; Kruk, Peter; Hosalkar, Harish // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Jul2013, Vol. 471 Issue 7, p2233
Background: Lateral center-edge angle (LCEA), originally described and validated on AP radiographs, has been used increasingly in CT-based studies, but it is unclear whether the measure is reliable and whether it correlates with that on AP radiographs. Question/Purposes: We therefore determined:...
- Espaciador interespinoso. Aplicaciones en la hernia discal lumbar de origen degenerativo. Arrotegui, Ignacio // Acta Ortopedica Mexicana;may/jun2010, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p187
No abstract available.
- Diaphyseal Humeral Fractures: Treatment Options. Sarmiento, Augusto; Waddell, James P.; Latta, Loren L. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2001, Vol. 83-A Issue 10, p1566
Describes the four most commonly used treatments for diaphyseal humeral fractures. Biomechanics of fracture-healing and fracture stability; Indications for surgery; Functional bracing of humeral fractures; View that plate fixation is the best method of treatment when adequate alignment cannot...
- HOME REMOVAL OF A BACKSLAB 3 WEEKS AFTER BUCKLE FRACTURE OF THE DISTAL RADIUS WAS AS SAFE AS REMOVAL AT A FRACTURE CLINIC. Symons, S; Rowsell, M; Bhowal, B; Dias, JJ // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2002, Vol. 84-A Issue 5, p883
Presents cases of buckle fracture of the distal radius in children in Leicester, England. Safety of removing the backslab at home; Exclusion criteria for the study; Outcomes experienced by the patients after removal.
- SPORT disc herniation findings: Best results come with adhering to indications. Rapp, Susan M. // Orthopedics Today;Nov2010, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p16
The article presents a study which reveals that patients with disc herniations enrolled in the multicenter Spine Patient Outcomes Research Treatment Trial improved more with surgery than nonsurgical care in the U.S.
- Endplate junction failure determined the cause of lumbar disc herniation. Blisard Buddle, Renee // Orthopedics Today;Oct2013, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p42
The article offers information on a study which found that endplate junction and not annulus fibrosis is the usual point of failure in patients suffering from lumbar disc herniation.
- Functional Bracing for the Treatment of Fractures of the Humeral Diaphysis. Sarmiento, A.; Zagorski, J.B.; Zych, G.A.; Latta, I.L.; Capps, C.A. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Apr2000, Vol. 82-A Issue 4, p478
Background: Nonoperatively treated fractures of the humeral diaphysis have a high rate of union with good functional results. However, there are clinical situations in which operative treatment is more appropriate, and, though interest in plate osteosynthesis has decreased, intramedullary...
- Longer duration of disc herniation symptoms equates with worse post-treatment results. Rapp, Susan M. // Orthopedics Today;Sep2010, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p56
The article focuses on a study which discovered that patients with lumbar disc herniation who were treated soon after the onset of symptoms have better outcomes.