fibula fracture

Known as: fibula fractures, fibulas fracture, fracture fibula 
A traumatic or pathologic injury to the femur in which the continuity of the fibula is broken.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Several recent studies suggest that obesity may be a risk factor for fracture. The aim of this study was to investigate the… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND When treating ankle fractures with associated syndesmosis injury, failure to anatomically reduce the syndesmosis may… (More)
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2011
2011
This paper describes a minimally invasive percutaneous technique for reduction and fixation of distal fibula fractures using… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The increased use of locking plates to treat difficult fracture scenarios has been advocated in patients that have reduced bone… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Ankle syndesmotic injury does not necessarily lead to ankle instability; however, the coexistence of deltoid ligament injury… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Closed tibial shaft fractures are common injuries that remain challenging to treat because of the wide spectrum of fracture… (More)
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1999
1999
Osteogenic activities of activin, a member of the transforming growth factor (TGF)-beta superfamily, have been demonstrated in… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine whether intramedullary fixation could augment plate fixation strength in comminuted and osteopenic fibula… (More)
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1993
1993
Nine patients sustained a Maisonneuve fracture of the fibula (MFF), which is a proximal fibula fracture associated with an ankle… (More)
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1981
1981
In a series of 104 open tibia fractures, six patients developed compartment syndromes involving all four compartments of the… (More)
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