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ALLMedicine™ Acute Compartment Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  205 results

Defining Incidence of Acute Compartment Syndrome in the Research Setting: A Proposed Me...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000002284
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Leroux A, Frey KP et. al.

Dec 21st, 2021 - To compare the retrospective decision of an expert panel who assessed likelihood of acute compartment syndrome (ACS) in a patient with a high-risk tibia fracture with decision to perform fasciotomy. Prospective observational study. Seven Level 1 t...

An exploratory study of two-dimensional shear-wave elastography in the diagnosis of acu...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12893-021-01420-y
BMC Surgery; Zhang J, Zhang W et. al.

Dec 17th, 2021 - Two-dimensional shear-wave elastography (2D-SWE) is an ultrasound elastography technique that uses shear waves to quantitatively measure tissue stiffness and it has recently been developed as a safe, real-time, and noninvasive imaging technique. T...

Interrupted Incision Fasciotomy for Acute Compartment Syndrome After Extracorporeal Mem...
https://doi.org/10.1111/os.13177
Orthopaedic Surgery; Park D, Kim YC et. al.

Dec 7th, 2021 - After extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), acute compartment syndrome (ACS) can develop because of limb ischemia or reperfusion. The standard treatment for ACS is emergency fasciotomy. We introduced an interrupted incision technique instead...

Intracompartmental pressure in lower leg muscles and tibial nerve in healthy volunteers...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2021.105539
Clinical Biomechanics (Bristol, Avon); Yuri T, Oyama S et. al.

Nov 28th, 2021 - Acute compartment syndrome in the lower leg is a painful condition characterized by an increase in intracompartmental pressure. To prevent misdiagnosis and delay in the recognition of the condition, which can lead to severe complications, continuo...

Compartment Syndrome in High-Energy Tibial Plateau Fractures.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocl.2021.09.001
The Orthopedic Clinics of North America; Schneiderman BA, O'Toole RV

Nov 21st, 2021 - High-energy tibial plateau fractures carry a high risk of associated acute compartment syndrome. Clinicians should be familiar with several demographic, clinical, and radiographic factors that are associated with compartment syndrome development a...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Clinical Trial of a New Device for Real-Time Muscle Pressure Measurements in Patients at Risk for Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04012723

Aug 13th, 2021 - Compartment syndrome remains a very serious complication of lower extremity trauma and/or procedural cases that involved lower or upper extremity surgery. This condition results in muscle death, chronic pain, infection, and possible amputation. Ea...

MY01 - An Aid for Diagnosing Acute Compartment Syndrome in Real Time
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04016103

Aug 13th, 2021 - Compartment syndrome can result from extremity trauma. It can also be caused by procedural cases that involve lower or upper extremity surgery. This condition results in muscle death, chronic pain, infection, and possible amputation. Early diagnos...

Long Term Outcomes of Pediatric Compartment Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03540394

Mar 8th, 2021 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is caused by elevated pressure within a closed osseofascial compartment, leading to microvascular compromise and cell death. Without urgent decompression of the compartment, significant functional impairment and lo...

Predicting Acute Compartment Syndrome (PACS)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01561261

Aug 15th, 2018 - Specific Aim 1: Prospectively enroll and follow for 6 months a sample of 200 patients. Patients will receive continuous tissue perfusion monitoring using NIRS in all 4 leg compartments and intramuscular pressure (IMP) via indwelling catheters plac...

Use of Near Infrared Spectroscopy to Detect Muscle Perfusion in the Lower Extremity of Uninjured Subjects
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01284023

Aug 15th, 2018 - Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is a complication of lower leg trauma that occurs when the pressure inside the leg due to swelling exceeds the body's ability to provide blood to the muscle of the leg. This condition cuts off blood flow to the leg...

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News  4 results

Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/132733/pain/acute-compartment-syndrome
Greg Weingart, MD, Shravan Kumar, MD

Mar 7th, 2017 - Acute extremity pain is a common presentation seen daily in EDs. While most etiologies of extremity pain are benign, the complications of acute compartment syndrome are associated with significant morbidity.

Well-Leg Positioning on a Fracture Table: Using a Pillow Sling
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/88860/practice-management/well-leg-positioning-fracture-table-using-pillow-sling/page/0/1?channel=264

Nov 19th, 2014 - With respect to compartment syndrome, there were no intraoperative or postoperative complications. Furthermore, no patients complained of pain in the well leg immediately after surgery or at subsequent follow-ups.

Management of Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/924517_1

Abstract and Introduction Abstract The Management of Acute Compartment Syndrome Clinical Practice Guideline is based on a systematic review of current scientific and clinical research. The purpose of this clinical practice guideline is to guide th...

Management of Acute Compartment Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/924517

Abstract and Introduction Abstract The Management of Acute Compartment Syndrome Clinical Practice Guideline is based on a systematic review of current scientific and clinical research. The purpose of this clinical practice guideline is to guide th...

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