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Effect of Surgical Treatment on Mortality After Acetabular Fracture in the Elderly: A Multicenter Study of 454 Patients
Objectives: Controversy exists regarding the effect of operative treatment on mortality after acetabular fracture in elderly patients. Our hypothesis was that operative treatment would confer aExpand
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Acute Exertional Lumbar Paraspinal Compartment Syndrome
Study Design. A case report and review of the literature. Objective. To report a rare case of paraspinal compartment syndrome that presented a diagnostic challenge. Summary of Background Data.Expand
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Current rates of publication for podium and poster presentations at the american society for surgery of the hand annual meetings.
BACKGROUND Research projects are presented at the Annual Meetings of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH). It is unknown how many achieve publication in peer-reviewed journals. WeExpand
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Perioperative supplemental oxygen to reduce surgical site infection after open fixation of high-risk fractures: A randomized controlled pilot trial
BACKGROUND Higher concentrations of fraction of inspired oxygen (FIO2) have been shown to be associated with lower risk for surgical site infection in multiple studies outside the domain ofExpand
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Use of 2 Column Screws to Treat Transcondylar Distal Humeral Fractures in Geriatric Patients
We describe fixation of transcondylar distal humeral fractures with column screws in geriatric patients and review our initial results. We conducted a retrospective review of a prospectivelyExpand
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Knee Donor Site Morbidity Following Harvest of Medial Femoral Trochlea Osteochondral Flaps for Carpal Reconstruction.
PURPOSE This study examines donor site morbidity associated with the medial femoral trochlea (MFT) when used as a donor site for vascularized osteochondral flaps for reconstruction of challengingExpand
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Injury to the suprascapular nerve during superior labrum anterior and posterior repair: is a rotator interval portal safer than an anterosuperior portal?
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to compare the risk of injury to the suprascapular nerve during suture anchor placement in the glenoid when using an anterosuperior portal versus a rotatorExpand
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Outcomes using titanium elastic nails for open and closed pediatric tibia fractures.
The authors conducted a retrospective review at their level I trauma center to assess the outcomes of closed vs open pediatric tibial fractures treated with titanium elastic nails. The study groupExpand
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Is Satisfaction Among Orthopaedic Trauma Patients Predicted by Depression and Activation Levels?
Objectives: Among orthopaedic trauma patients, little is known regarding the relationship between patient satisfaction and patient levels of depression and “activation” (level of involvement ofExpand
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Radiographic Predictors of Compartment Syndrome Occurring After Tibial Fracture
Objectives: Compartment syndrome (CS) is a potentially devastating injury associated with tibial fractures. Few data exist regarding radiographic indicators of CS. We hypothesized that radiographicExpand
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