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internal

adjective absorbed, domestic, domesticus, enclosed, implanted, infixed, ingrained, inmost, innate, inner, innermost, inside, interior, intestinus, private, under the surface, within boundary lines
Associated concepts: internal affairs, Internal Revenue
See also: domestic, household, inherent, interior, intrinsic, subjective
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Open Reduction Internal Fixation for Proximal Humerus Fractures.
Internal fixation of scaphoid fracture through a small incision without open reduction of the fracture site of the scaphoid has been reported (Haddad and Goddard, 1998; McQueen et al.
Internal fixation sales increased 2% worldwide and decreased 5% in the United States during fiscal year 2007, while external fixation sales decreased 13% worldwide and 17% in the United States.
All patients were treated acutely, except for one Monteggia fracture patient who underwent revision open reduction and internal fixation and one patient with variant whom we received as a transfer 18 days after injury.
Open reduction and internal fixation with an anatomically-contoured, low-profile distal clavicle plate with coracoclavicular cerclage is a reliable method for treatment of unstable Neer Type II distal clavicle fractures.
If rigid internal fixation is attempted but fails to intra-operatively provide stability, external fixation should be used.
Prior Information Notice: NP637/15 Orthopaedic Power Tools and Related AccessoriesPower Tools for the purpose of orthopaedic surgical procedures- large bone, small bone, internal fixation, maxillofacial, spinal, neuro.
Addressing the Fracture: Arthroscopic Reduction and Internal Fixation
Major driver for the growth of internal fixation devices is advancements in product technologies and designs, along with the use of various new, efficient constituent materials including stainless steel, titanium, and bio-absorbable materials such as polyamide and carbon polymers.
Their topics include positioning and set-up, the 10-point exam, meniscal repair, osteochondral transplantation, pediatric osteochondral injuries, a trans-tibial endoscopic hybrid technique for the single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction using patellar tendon grafts, the arthroscopically assisted internal fixation of tibia spine avulsion fracture, and the arthroscopic treatment of arthrofibrosis of the knee.
Internal fixation sales increased 4% worldwide during the second quarter and decreased 11% in the United States, while external fixation sales decreased 17% worldwide and 19% domestically.
Patients aged 70 and older who underwent open reduction and internal fixation for ankle fractures had better functional results than those who were treated conservatively with a cast, Dr.