Fractures, Ununited

Known as: nonunion fracture, fracture nonunion, Fractures, Ununited [Disease/Finding] 
A fracture in which union fails to occur, the ends of the bone becoming rounded and eburnated, and a false joint occurs. (Stedman, 25th ed)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Efficient osteogenic differentiation and bone formation from mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) should have clinical applications in… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND As one of the least studied bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs), BMP9 is one of the most osteogenic BMPs. Retinoic acid… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Delayed union or nonunion of a fracture of the humerus is an infrequent but debilitating complication. Open reduction… (More)
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1999
1999
Twenty-two elderly patients (average age, seventy-two years) who had an atrophic, unstable, ununited fracture of the humeral… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Intramedullary nailing of the tibia was performed on 145 tibiae (137 patients) for fracture or nonunion from 1985 to 1992. There… (More)
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1994
1994
Free, vascularized thin corticoperiosteal grafts and small periosteal bone grafts harvested from the supracondylar region of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We grafted autogenous bone marrow percutaneously to stimulate healing in 20 ununited long bone fractures. 15-20 mL of bone marrow… (More)
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1982
1982
Pulsing electromagnetic fields (PEMFs) induce weak electric currents in bone by external coils on casts or skin. This surgically… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
One hundred and twenty-five patients with one hundred and twenty-seven ununited fractures of the tibial diaphysis were treated… (More)
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1980
1980
A non-invasive method of electrical stimulation of healing in ununited fractures of the tibia by pulsed magnetic fileds has been… (More)
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