Comminuted Fracture type

Known as: Fractures, Comminuted, Comminuted Fractures, Fractures, Comminuted [Disease/Finding] 
A fracture in which the bone is splintered or crushed into a number of pieces.
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Comminuted fractures of the radial head are challenging to treat with open reduction and internal fixation. Radial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Satisfactory internal fixation of comminuted radial head fractures is often difficult to achieve, and radial head… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
An epidemiologic study of 535 isolated clavicle fractures treated in a hospital of a large metropolis during an 11-year period… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The age- and gender-specific incidences were calculated in 2035 cases of fracture of the clavicle. The fractures were classified… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
From January 1987 to September 1990, 132 displaced intraarticular calcaneal fractures were treated operatively using a lateral… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Twenty patients with severely comminuted fractures about the ankle, either severely comminuted pilon fractures or open pilon… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Odontoid fractures, especially unstable type II fractures have a poor prognosis in respect to healing. Therefore, operative… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
For many fractures of the femoral shaft, closed intramedullary nailing will not control rotation or telescoping of the fragments… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
We evaluated 245 cases of comminuted femoral fractures treated by intramedullary nailing and graded them by fracture pattern and… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
At the Campbell Clinic and City of Memphis Hospital from 1960 to 1970, 244 patients (216 with closed and twenty-eight with open… (More)
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