Fracture Fixation, Intramedullary

Known as: Fixation, Intramedullary Fracture, Fracture Fixations, Intramedullary, Intramedullary Fracture Fixations 
The use of nails that are inserted into bone cavities in order to keep fractured bones together.
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2013
2013
OBJECT Surgery of intramedullary tumors is established as the treatment of choice for these challenging lesions. This study… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND In vitro mechanical studies have demonstrated equal or superior fixation of pediatric femoral fractures with use of… (More)
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2005
2005
UNLABELLED Intramedullary implants, such as the proximal femur nails (PFN), are inserted for the treatment of per-, inter- and… (More)
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2005
2005
INTRODUCTION This study analyses the results of 50 displaced diaphyseal forearm fractures in children treated with flexible… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND No previous studies on mandibular fracture patterns in Tasmania, and very few elsewhere in Australia, have undertaken… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To observe and report the clinical results of indirect plating techniques in the treatment of femoral shaft nonunions… (More)
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1986
1986
Intramedullary (IM) fracture fixation serves to stabilize fracture fragments and maintains alignment, while permitting motion at… (More)
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1985
1985
Intramedullary rodding allows excellent control of bending forces on long bone fractures when adequate sized rods are used. This… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
We performed ninety-six internal-fixation procedures for fracture or non-union of the humeral shaft in eighty-four patients, with… (More)
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1975
1975
Of 317 patients with trochanteric femoral fractures, 305 were treated with McLaughlin osteosynthesis. The mortality rate was 14.5… (More)
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