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Research & Reviews  1,019 results

The Use of Tourniquets in the Treatment of Open Fractures: A Fresh Look at Older Data: ...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.21.00094
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Patterson BM

May 13th, 2021 - The Use of Tourniquets in the Treatment of Open Fractures: A Fresh Look at Older Data: Commentary on an article by Ida Leah Gitajn, MD, et al.: "Effect of Tourniquet Use During Surgical Treatment of Open Fracture".|2021|Patterson BM,|

Cast immobilisation in situ versus open reduction and internal fixation of displaced me...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-044627
BMJ Open; Hämäläinen T, Ahonen M et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Medial epicondyle fracture of the humerus is a common injury in childhood. There is uniform agreement that minimally displaced fractures (dislocation ≤2 mm) can be treated nonoperatively with immobilisation. Open fractures, fractures with joint in...

Conventional bicortical pin substitution with a novel unicortical pin in external fixat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.04.036
Injury Park KH, Park HW et. al.

Apr 28th, 2021 - As most patients with polytrauma or open fractures are converted from temporary external fixation to definite stabilization, the prevention of complications such as infection is especially important. To overcome the high risk of infection associat...

Effect of Tourniquet Use During Surgical Treatment of Open Fractures.
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.20.01458
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Gitajn IL, Werth PM et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - We sought to evaluate whether tourniquet use, with the resultant ischemia and reperfusion, during surgical treatment of an open lower-extremity fracture was associated with an increased risk of complications. This is a retrospective cohort study o...

Gunshot Fractures of the Forearm: A Multicenter Evaluation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000002056
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Veltre DR, Tornetta P et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - To evaluate a large series of open fractures of the forearm following gunshot wounds in order to determine complication rates and factors that may lead to infection, nonunion, or compartment syndrome. Multi-center retrospective review. Nine Level ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Standards of open lower limb fracture care in the United Kingdom.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.01.021
Injury Al-Hourani K, Pearce O et. al.

Jan 24th, 2021 - Open fractures of the lower limb remain a potentially devastating group of injuries that are challenging to manage. The primary aims of treatment are to optimise limb function and avoid serious complications such as infection and non-union, which ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,031 results

The Use of Tourniquets in the Treatment of Open Fractures: A Fresh Look at Older Data: ...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.21.00094
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Patterson BM

May 13th, 2021 - The Use of Tourniquets in the Treatment of Open Fractures: A Fresh Look at Older Data: Commentary on an article by Ida Leah Gitajn, MD, et al.: "Effect of Tourniquet Use During Surgical Treatment of Open Fracture".|2021|Patterson BM,|

Cast immobilisation in situ versus open reduction and internal fixation of displaced me...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-044627
BMJ Open; Hämäläinen T, Ahonen M et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Medial epicondyle fracture of the humerus is a common injury in childhood. There is uniform agreement that minimally displaced fractures (dislocation ≤2 mm) can be treated nonoperatively with immobilisation. Open fractures, fractures with joint in...

Conventional bicortical pin substitution with a novel unicortical pin in external fixat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.04.036
Injury Park KH, Park HW et. al.

Apr 28th, 2021 - As most patients with polytrauma or open fractures are converted from temporary external fixation to definite stabilization, the prevention of complications such as infection is especially important. To overcome the high risk of infection associat...

Effect of Tourniquet Use During Surgical Treatment of Open Fractures.
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.20.01458
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Gitajn IL, Werth PM et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - We sought to evaluate whether tourniquet use, with the resultant ischemia and reperfusion, during surgical treatment of an open lower-extremity fracture was associated with an increased risk of complications. This is a retrospective cohort study o...

Gunshot Fractures of the Forearm: A Multicenter Evaluation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000002056
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Veltre DR, Tornetta P et. al.

Apr 4th, 2021 - To evaluate a large series of open fractures of the forearm following gunshot wounds in order to determine complication rates and factors that may lead to infection, nonunion, or compartment syndrome. Multi-center retrospective review. Nine Level ...

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News  9 results

Tiger Woods 'Lucky to Be Alive' After Los Angeles Wreck
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946336

Feb 22nd, 2021 - PGA legend Tiger Woods faces a lengthy recovery following surgery to repair broken bones in his leg and a shattered ankle, an orthopedic expert said. Tiger Woods AP Woods, whose car ran off a Los Angeles area road Tuesday, had "significant" injuri...

Strangulation of Radial Nerve Within Nondisplaced Fracture Component of Humeral Shaft Fracture
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/109442/rheumatology/strangulation-radial-nerve-within-nondisplaced-fracture/page/0/1?channel=264

Jun 6th, 2016 - In a standard history or physical examination, there are no particular features indicating nerve entrapment. Absolute indications for humeral shaft fractures with radial palsy are limited to open fractures, vascular injuries, and unacceptable frac.

Wound Irrigation: How Much Pressure Do We Need?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/859280

Feb 29th, 2016 - A Trial of Wound Irrigation in the Initial Management of Open Fracture Wounds FLOW Investigators, Bhandari M, Jeray KJ, et al N Engl J Med. 2015;373:2629-2641 Summary Is high-pressure irrigation of potentially contaminated open fractures superior ...

An Overview of Skin Antiseptics Used in Orthopaedic Surgery Procedures
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/916804_3

Orthopaedic Surgery Specialties Hand Surgery Hand surgery infection rates are generally low, and multiple studies have shown an infection rate of less than 1%.[13,14] Some factors associated with SSIs in hand surgery include diabetes, immunosuppre...

Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Open Fractures
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928705_1

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Open fractures are often associated with high-energy trauma and have an increased risk of infection because of surrounding soft-tissue damage and the introduction of environmental contaminants that may communicat...

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