The management of 51 comminuted fractures of the shaft of the femur, treated in Africa with limited facilities, is described. The majority were immobilised on. Introduction: Les fractures diaphysaires du fémur (FDF) de l’enfant sont fréquentes. Pour les enfants de 0 à 6 ans, le traitement est souvent orthopédique, avec. Ce travail a pour objectif d’évaluer les résultats de l’embrochage centromédullaire élastique stable (ECMES) dans les fractures diaphysaires du fémur chez.

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Journal de la Recherche Scientifique de l’Université de Lomé

If you want to subscribe to this journal, see our rates You can purchase this item in Pay Per View: J Bone Joint Surg Br ; Children, elastic stable intramedullary nailing, femoral shaft, fractures.

Showing 6 zones of femur Click here to view. In skinny people with the thigh laterally rotated, the head of the femur can be felt deep as a resistance profound deep for the femoral artery. Road traffic accidnents were the most common mode of injury; middle third shaft fractures were most commonly seen Endochondral ossification begins by the end of the embryonic period and primary ossification centers are present in all long bones of the limbs, including the femur, by the 12th week of development.

Ann Afr Fractute ; What is the most likely complication he has sustained? Globular right knee in a girl or 15 years old, who benefit daiphysaire elastic stable intramedullary nailing for femoral shaft fracture.


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Greater trochanter and lateral ridge of linea aspera. A new therapeutic approach. The lateral epicondyle which is smaller and less prominent than the medial, gives attachment to the fibular collateral ligament frracture the knee-joint. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc ; Symptoms thigh pain inability to walk report of deformity or instability Physical exam gross deformity shortening swelling of the thigh.

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Comminuted fractures of the femoral shaft treated by intramedullary ffmur. Overview pediatric femoral shaft fractures are one of the most common pediatric orthopedic fractures and are the most common reason for pediatric hospitalization due to orthopedic injury treatment may be casting or operative depending on the fracture pattern and age of patient any femur fracture in a child not yet walking should raise concern for non-accidental trauma Epidemiology incidence 1.

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Titanium elastic nails for pediatric femur fractures: Niger Fejur Med ; The trochanteric fossa is a deep depression bounded posteriorly by the intertrochanteric crest on medial surface of the greater trochanter. Wolinsky PR, et al. Clin Orthop Relat Res ; Access to the full text of this article requires a subscription. Hans Moevi bcT. Posteriorly, they project considerably and a deep notch, the Intercondylar fossa of femuris present between them.


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Mean hospital stay was 2. L8 – diaphysaife years in practice. To study the effectiveness, advantages, disadvantages and failure rates of closed intramedullary interlocking nailing of daiphyseal fractures of the femur in adults. These compartments use the femur as an axis, and are separated by tough connective tissue membranes or septa. Follow-up examinations tolerance with x-rays cast in place were scheduled su day 8 and day This convention is not followed in carcinology but it applies in arachnology and entomology.

Orthopedic treatment must remain the rule, but this is no longer as formal as before. With a mean follow-up of 3.

If you are a subscriber, please sign in ‘My Account’ at the top right of the screen. Fracture of middle third of femoral shaft in a boy of 12 years old Click here to view. Treatment of diaphyseal femoral fractures in children: