Introduction The OptiROM Elbow Fixator was designed for use in the management of complex injuries of the elbow. It is well recognized that early range of motion can.
Fracture management can be divided into nonoperative and operative techniques. The nonoperative approach consists of a closed reduction if required. Orthopedics Today - Find orthopedic news articles, videos, blogs, books, Continuing Medical Education (CME), meeting coverage, and journal articles.
Introduction. It is estimated that fractures of the clavicle represent 4% of total human fractures (Dath, Nashi, Sharma, & Muddu, 2004). These fractures are usually.
A stress fracture is a small crack in the bone. Stress fractures often develop from overuse, such as from high-impact sports. Most stress fractures occur in the.
An imaging modality that depends on the movement of protons in water molecules. When subjected to a magnetic field, protons that are normally randomly aligned. Aetna considers total elbow arthroplasty medically necessary for the treatment of pain unresponsive to medical therapy, when radiographs demonstrate destruction of.
Stable, nondisplaced, extra-articular distal humerus fractures can be treated with a short period of splinting or casting in a long arm cast (usually for.