ORIF


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AcronymDefinition
ORIFOpen Reduction Internal Fixation (medical procedure)
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According to the guideline for fractures around a well-fixed stem (Vancouver B1 fractures) in normal bone, the mainstay of operative treatment is ORIF.
One marked difference that makes our pubhcations stand out and of particular value are the ORIF and CRIF treated inpatients (excluding outpatients) and a more refined and precise analysis of the implants used for each fracture stabilization.
While the stability with "K-wires" and "just screws" is questionable, ORIF entails a big exposure and blood loss, along with all other risks of open reduction.
Passive range of motion in the hip joint was allowed at one week after ORIF and wheelchair with nonweight-bearing movement was permitted from 2 weeks.
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CardioFlex successfully treats all levels of arm injuries, including finger, wrist, and elbow fractures, tendonitis, bursitis, tenosynovitis, bone breaks, ORIF fracture surgeries, bicpes tears, muscles tears, strains, sprains, DeQuervain's Syndrome, cartilage damage, tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, carpal tunnel, radial & ulnar nerve impingement, dislocated fingers, wrist, & elbows, cubital tunnel, triceps tears, nerve damage, peripheral neuropathy, neurological conditions, neuro disorders, cysts, contractures, and pre & post surgical patients.
Forces also arrested a 28-year-old man from the village of Orif, south of Nablus, after raiding and searching his home.
some of the procedures most frequently performed by plastic surgeons at the University of Cape Town Hospital complex Carpal tunnel release Upper limb tendon repair Upper limb nerve and artery repair Syndactyly and polydactyly correction ORIF hand fracture Cleft palate repair Cleft lip repair Skin graft for burns Flap for lower limb trauma Soft-tissue reconstruction/repair of facial trauma ORIF mandible Nasal fracture repair ORIF Le Fort fracture Prominent ear correction Breast reduction Breast reconstruction (implant or flap) Scar revision and contracture release Fat grafting Free flap for head and neck reconstruction Excision and reconstruction of skin cancers/other skin lesions Flap coverage of pressure sore ORIF = open reduction internal fixation.
11 [+ or -] SD (Hrs) Type of surgery within groups-n (%) * ORIF of fractured femur 19(45.
Despite the high incidence for humeral head necrosis after ORIF in this fracture type, this option was chosen based on the young age of the patient.