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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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Osteonecrosis is the main complication following Intracapsular fractures either with closed or open internal fixation.
The treatment of malleolar fractures with accurate open reduction and stable internal fixation applying AO method and principles was found to provide a high percentage of excellent and good results.
Tibial plateau fractures: open reduction internal fixation.
The inpatient records of patients with Schatzker types V and VI tibial plateau fractures treated with open reduction and internal fixation between February 2009 and March 2013 were searched from medical record section of the institution.
Comminuted intra-articular fracture of the distal radius: results of early open reduction and internal fixation.
To treat established scaphoid nonunion in skeletally immature patients, several reports recommend surgical treatment with internal fixation and bone grafting, because internal fixation with a screw for the scaphoid does not interfere scaphoid maturation (Mintzer et al.
Advantages of rigid internal fixation include avoidance of MMF, early functioning of the mandible, increased patient satisfaction, shorter periods of hospitalization, and earlier return to the workplace.
Thus, surgery in the form of open reduction and internal fixation plus or minus bone grafting is rarely if ever indicated.
The patient was operated on and the tibial fracture was fixed using close reduction and internal fixation with a plate and screws and the neck of femur was fixed using a hip compression screw with side plate and supplemental screw.
As a result of the uncertainty regarding the long-term results, open reduction and internal fixation of the radial head has received more interest during the last decade especially for the treatment of displaced twofragment fractures.
The new osteosynthesis plate systems allow for internal fixation using implanted anatomically preformed angle stable plates and polyaxial screw placements.
BME's focus on memory metal internal fixation implants is changing the shape of orthopaedic medicine.