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Delayed Infections After Posterior TSRH Spinal Instrumentation for Idiopathic Scoliosis: Revisited
Objective. To determine the incidence of delayed infections in idiopathic scoliosis treated with TSRH instrumentation, proper wound management after instrumentation removal, and whether the… Expand
Conservative Treatment for Mild Femoroacetabular Impingement
- K. Emara, W. Samir, El Hausain Motasem, K. A. E. Ghafar
- Journal of orthopaedic surgery
- 1 April 2011
Purpose. To report early results of conservative treatments (including modifications in activities of daily living) for mild femoroacetabular impingement. Methods. 27 male and 10 female athletic… Expand
Vacuum-assisted closure for deep infection after spinal instrumentation for scoliosis.
- F. Canavese, S. Gupta, J. Krajbich, K. Emara
- The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…
- 1 March 2008
Our aim was to review the efficacy of the wound vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) system in the treatment of deep infection after extensive instrumentation and fusion for spinal deformity in children and… Expand
Ilizarov external fixation and then nailing in management of infected nonunions of the tibial shaft.
BACKGROUND Ilizarov technique is useful in the management of infected nonunions of the tibia. Its main drawback is the long duration of external fixation (EF) with marked patient discomfort. Several… Expand
Recurrence after correction of acquired ankle equinus deformity in children using Ilizarov technique
- K. Emara, M. Allam, Mohamed Nabil M. A. ElSayed, K. A. E. Ghafar
- Strategies in trauma and limb reconstruction
- 20 November 2008
To describe our Ilizarov technique for the treatment of acquired equinus deformity in children and to determine if compliance with continuous use of an ankle foot orthosis (after removal of the… Expand
Management of Calcaneal Fracture Using the Ilizarov Technique
Treating calcaneal fractures nonoperatively versus operatively is controversial. The aim of open reduction is to reduce the articular surface and to restore the calcaneal bone anatomy to recover its… Expand
Methods to shorten the duration of an external fixator in the management of tibial infections.
Massive segmental bone loss due to chronic osteomyelitis represents a considerable challenge to orthopedic surgeons and is a limb threatening condition. The only option available in such a clinical… Expand
Pelvic Support Osteotomy in the Treatment of Patients With Excision Arthroplasty
- K. Emara
- Clinical orthopaedics and related research
- 10 February 2008
AbstractResistant hip infection in adults can be a complicated problem that does not respond to surgical and medical treatment. In such cases, the only remaining option is excision arthroplasty. This… Expand
Intramedullary fixation of failed plated femoral diaphyseal fractures: are bone grafts necessary?
BACKGROUND Nonunited fracture shaft femur after plate fixation is a common problem in third world countries because of economic reasons. Management of such a problem is still controversial and is… Expand
Is the Intramedullary Skeletal Kinetic Distractor a Safe Measure for Bone Lengthening? A Systematic Review
Abstract Background The intramedullary skeletal kinetic distractor (ISKD) is one of the relatively recent methods developed to overcome the complications of conventional bone lengthening methods,… Expand