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ALLMedicine™ Humerus Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  266 results

One size may not fit all: patient-specific computational optimization of locking plates...
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Schader JF, Mischler D et. al.

Jul 24th, 2021 - Optimal treatment options for proximal humerus fractures (PHF) are still debated due to remaining high fixation failure rates experienced with locking plates. Optimization of the implants and development of patient-specific designs may help improv...

Proximal Humerus Fracture-Open Reduction Internal Fixation With an Expandable Intramedu...
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Rogers D, Raad M et. al.

Jul 7th, 2021 - For the treatment of proximal humerus fractures, the intramedullary nitinol scaffold is a novel implant that has gained popularity and demonstrated promising 1-year outcomes as an alternative to bone grafting for providing intramedullary structura...

Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty for Proximal Humerus Fracture.
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Schultz BJ, Lowe DT et. al.

Jul 7th, 2021 - There are a variety of treatment options available for proximal humerus fractures, including nonoperative management, open reduction internal fixation with screws, locking plates, intramedullary nailing, or suture fixation, and arthroplasty, inclu...

Triceps-Sparing Approach for Distal Humerus Fixation.
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Lee C, Brodke DJ

Jul 7th, 2021 - The triceps-sparing approach to the posterior humerus affords broad exposure for fracture fixation with a minor risk of radial nerve palsy. By using a muscle-sparing interval, the approach facilitates reduction and fixation of humeral shaft and ex...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  11 results

Effectiveness of a Home Telerehabilitation Program for People With Proximal Humerus Fracture

May 28th, 2019 - Every year, one out of three elderly people make at least one fall, and 10% of them cause a fracture. Of these fractures, those of the proximal humerus, the forearm and the wrist count for approximately one third of total osteoporotic fractures in...

Comparison Between Anterior Approach (Deltopectoral) and Lateral Approach (Deltoid Splitting) in Shoulder Reverse Arthroplasty for Proximal Humerus Fracture

Feb 4th, 2019 - The 2 main surgical approaches in total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) are the anterior approach (deltopectoral) and the lateral one (deltoid splitting) (18). Their advantages and drawbacks have not been clearly evaluated in proximal humerus fracture...

Post-Approval Prospective Study - Conventus CAGE™ PH for Use in Proximal Humerus Fracture Fixation

Oct 23rd, 2018 - The Conventus CAGE™ PH (PH Cage) System Post-Approval Prospective Study (Study) is a multi-center, prospective, post-approval clinical study designed to collect device and procedure experience in everyday clinical practice. Specifically, the study...

Acupuncture in Distal Radius Fracture Patients

Oct 19th, 2018 - Distal radius fractures are very common, ranging between 17 and 20% of all diagnosed fractures, and are the most common fractures treated by orthopedic surgeons in adult patients. It is defined as a fracture of the distal radius, which is less tha...

Pain Management in Children Undergoing Supracondylar Humerus Fracture Repair

Mar 7th, 2018 - The purpose of this study is to determine if US-guided supraclavicular anesthetic blocks reduce postoperative pain, use of rescue medication, and improve functional outcomes in children who underwent surgery for supracondylar humerus fractures.

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News  8 results

Proximal Humerus Fracture 3-D Modeling
Krishn Khanna, MD, Eugene W. Brabston, MD et. al.

Apr 24th, 2018 - The 3-D computer model reconstruction of 3- and 4-part proximal humerus fractures were reliable and valid. The interclass correlation coefficients showed very good to excellent interobserver and intraobserver reliability for all measurements condu.

Five Doctors Tell 'How I Survived After Being Sued'

Apr 26th, 2017 - Beware the Plaintiff's Attorney Thomas K. Wuest, MD, an orthopedic trauma surgeon in Eugene, Oregon, was sued by a utility company lineman who fell more than 20 feet from a pole and sustained multiple injuries. Dr Wuest was called in by his partne...

Thrower’s Fracture of the Humerus
Alberto Perez, MD, Christian Zoeller, MD et. al.

May 4th, 2016 - Case An otherwise healthy 29-year-old man presented to the ED for evaluation of right arm pain. He had been throwing a baseball when he felt acute onset of severe pain in his right shoulder and became unable to use his arm.

Sentinel injuries help flag child abuse
Pediatric News; Tara Haelle

Oct 5th, 2015 - A standardized protocol for screening children with suspected sentinel injuries – those suggesting risk for child abuse – could increase the accurate identification of abused children and reduce missed cases, new research suggests. “It has been we.

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