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Despite reports stating that tibiotarsal rotation cannot be treated successfully with surgery, (8) our results demonstrated that rotation treatment is possible by creating a closed fracture and fixing the fracture after derotation.
253A: Displaced fracture of greater tuberosity of unspecified humerus, initial encounter for closed fracture.
His antiseptic technique enabled him to operate on closed fractures.
Fifty patients with transverse or short oblique closed fracture shaft of femur (Winquist and Hansen type I) were selected and divided into two groups of 25 each.
A 40-year-old male had a road traffic accident in Banaras and sustained a closed fracture of his right femur.
Seventy adults patients with closed fracture in proximal half of the radius or radius and ulna were operated on and fixed using small plate and screw by volar approach (VA) (39 patients) and dorsal approach (DA) (31 patients).
Patient Enrollment Initiated in GEM OS([R])2 Closed Fracture Clinical Trial
Skeletally mature patients having closed fracture of distal radius without any additional fractures or neurovascular injuries were included in the study only.
One closed fracture was treated via dual plating 10 days after injury; subsequently, wound dehiscence and deep infection developed (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Enterobacter species) 16 days after fixation.
Markbreiter LA, et al: The effect of radiation on the fracture repair process: a biomechanical evaluation of a closed fracture in a rat model.
Out of 60 patients, 20 patients aged from 23 years to 85 years having closed fracture shaft tibia, location of fracture 7 cm below knee joint and 4 cm above ankle joint, duration of fracture less than 4 weeks Type 1 and Type 2 open fractures were reviewed.