Items tagged “orthopaedics”

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Non-united scaphoid fracture with proximal pole avascular necrosis

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 20 Jan 2015
86% complete
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Bennett fracture

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 19 Jan 2015
91% complete
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Pelvic fractures with urethral rupture

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 19 Jan 2015
89% complete
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Talar dome osteochondral injury

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 19 Jan 2015
83% complete
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Posterior hip dislocation and pelvic fractures

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 20 Jan 2015
91% complete
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Tuberculous osteomyelitis

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 20 Jan 2015
95% complete
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Distal radioulnar joint dislocation

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 17 Feb 2015
91% complete
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Distal radioulnar joint dislocation

Isolated distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) dislocations are rare and are more commonly part of complex forearm fracture-dislocations.  Clinical presentation Wrist pain, swelling and deformity following FOOSH or direct trauma. The patient will be unable to supinate/pronate the forearm 1,2.  Patho...
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Dynamic hip screw sliding

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Craig Hacking
Published 05 Jun 2015
75% complete
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Dynamic hip screw

Dynamic hip screws (DHS) are a femoral head-sparing orthopedic device used to treat femoral neck fractures. It is sometimes referred to as a pin and plate. Neck fractures that are undisplaced and hence have a low risk of avascular necrosis (Garden I and II fractures) can be treated with head-pr...
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Off-ended

The term off-ended is used by some orthopedic surgeons and radiologists to describe a long bone fracture that is displaced by more than the width of the bone. An off-ended fracture is often shortened due to muscle contraction.
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Amputation

The term amputation refers to the disconnection of all or part of a limb from the body. Specifically amputation is defined as removal of the structure through a bone. This is in contrast to disarticulation, which is removal of the structure through a joint. When due to trauma, traumatic amputat...
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Disarticulation

The term disarticulation refers to the disconnection of all or part of a limb from the body, specifically through a joint. This is in contrast to amputation, which is the disconnection or removal of the structure through a bone.
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Cervical disk replacement

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Craig Hacking
Published 05 Jun 2015
89% complete
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Four-corner fusion (intercarpal arthrodesis of the capitate, lunate, triquetrum, and hamate) with autologous bone graft (scaphoid)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 17 Jun 2015
94% complete
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Four-corner fusion (wrist)

Four-corner fusion is a partial fusion technique used in some patients with advanced degenerative change in the wrist. Partial fusion reduces pain from the joint while still preserving some motion (as opposed to a total wrist fusion). Indications Advanced arthritis from scapholunate advanced ...
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Blade plate

Blade plates, also known as angled blade plates, are a type of orthopedic hardware used for reconstructing subtrochanteric femoral fractures, including therapeutic fractures during derotational osteotomies. Blade plates were an advance on earlier fixation nails such as the Y nail or the Zicker ...
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Derotational osteotomies with blade plates

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 19 Jun 2015
91% complete
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Total hip arthroplasty

Total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total hip replacement (THR) is an orthopedic procedure which involves the surgical excision of the femoral head and cartilage of the acetabulum and replacement of the joint with articulating femoral and acetabular components. It is a commonly performed procedure u...
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Windswept pelvis with internal fixation

Open reduction an...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 24 Jun 2015
94% complete
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