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ALLMedicine™ Open Tibia Fractures Center

Research & Reviews  67 results

Arterial Injury Portends Worse Soft Tissue Outcomes and Delayed Coverage in Open Tibial...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000002372
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Bi AS, Fisher ND et. al.

Mar 25th, 2022 - To investigate if any injury to the three primary branches of the popliteal artery in open tibia fractures lead to increased soft-tissue complications, particularly in the area of the affected angiosome. Retrospective cohort comparative study. Two...

Open Tibia Fractures
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1249761-print

Mar 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Because the tibia is a subcutaneous bone, tibial fractures are frequently open fractures (see the image below). Open fractures are commonly categorized according to the Gustilo-Anderson classification, which was first proposed ...

Management of soft-tissue coverage of open tibia fractures in Latin America: Techniques...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2022.01.027
Injury MacKechnie MC, Flores MJ et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2022 - This study examined soft-tissue coverage techniques of open tibia fractures, described soft-tissue treatment patterns across income groups, and determined resource accessibility and availability in Latin America. A 36-question survey was distribut...

Norwegian Open Fracture Management System: Outcomes After 10 Years Working in Low-Resou...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1049023X21001291
Prehospital and Disaster Medicine; Tajsic NB, Sørbye SH et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - The treatment of open lower limb fractures represents a major challenge for any trauma surgeon, and this even more so in resource-limited areas. The aim of the study is to describe the intervention, report the treatment plan, and observe the effec...

Outcomes of Patients with Large versus Small Bone Defects in Open Tibia Fractures Treat...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000002337
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Obremskey WT, Tornetta P et. al.

Dec 29th, 2021 - To compare outcomes in patients with open tibia shaft fractures based on defect size. Retrospective Review Setting: 18 Trauma Centers. 132 patients with diaphyseal tibia bone defects >1 cm and ≥50% cortical loss treated with intramedullary nail. T...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Assessment of Fixation Strategies for Severe Open Tibia Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01494519

Feb 7th, 2019 - Severe open fractures of the tibia (shin) bone are difficult to treat and are associated with high rates of infection and other complications. There is controversy regarding the best treatment, particularly in fractures with large wounds from trau...

Incisional Vacuum Assisted Closure (IVAC) Device and Its Effect on Implanted Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP-2)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00829621

Nov 6th, 2016 - It is hypothesized that the negative pressure associated with an IVAC is not sufficient to remove BMP-2 from a surgical wound. BMP-2 is commonly used in open tibia fractures at the time of definitive wound closure, and these wounds are prone to in...

Open Tibia Fractures a Comparative Study Between Biplane External Fixator and Locked Intramedullary Nail
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02064595

Feb 19th, 2014 - 68 patients will be followed for a minimum of 12 months and a maximum of 24 months. As inclusion criterion, the investigators considered those with shaft compound fracture of the tibia (occurring two inches below the knee and two inches above the ...

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