External Fixation Devices

Known as: External Fixation Device, Devices, External Fixation, Fixators, External 
External devices which hold wires or pins that are placed through one or both cortices of bone in order to hold the position of a fracture in proper… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Extensive bone loss is still a major problem in orthopedics. A number of different therapeutic approaches have been developed and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The most significant complication in external fixation is pin tract infection causally related to the highly adaptive ability of… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The treatment of supracondylar femoral fractures in the past three decades has evolved from non-operative to operative treatment… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the use of a two-staged technique for the treatment of C3 pilon fractures. DESIGN Retrospective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We asked whether dynamization of externally fixed diaphyseal fractures could improve bone healing in comparison to rigid fixation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The purpose of this study was to prospectively evaluate the use of limited internal fixation and the application of a hybrid… (More)
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Highly Cited
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
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The histology and mechanics of leg lengthening by callus distraction were studied in 27 growing rabbits. Tibial diaphyses were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
For stabilization of the lower thoracic and lumbar spine, an external spinal skeletal fixation (ESSF) system has been developed… (More)
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1984
1984
The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of the rigidity of external fixation on osteotomy healing based on… (More)
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