osteosynthesis


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os·te·o·syn·the·sis

n. osteosíntesis, fijación quirúrgica de un hueso con el uso de un medio mecánico tal como una placa o un clavo.
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Contract notice: "supply of osteosynthesis, knee and hip endoprostheses for the needs of orthopedics and traumatology department of kanev university hospital"
In this case report, we describe a rare clinical situation of acute arterial thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) after osteosynthesis, using an intramedullary Knowles pin, to treat nonunion of a midshaft clavicular fracture.
Osteosynthesis Devices Market - Global Internal and External Devices and Materials Analysis and Forecast 2013-2020, the global osteosynthesis devices market is estimated to reach USD 8.
Plate osteosynthesis is recognized as the treatment of choice for most articular, many metaphyseal and a few diphyseal fractures.
Written for and by orthopedic trauma surgeons around the world, this volume contains 26 chapters that address all aspects of minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis (MIPO).
The blocking intramedullary osteosynthesis is the "gold standard" in the osteosynthesis of diaphyseal fractures of long tubular bones (Jenny et al.
of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, US), miniplate osteosynthesis holds technical advantages over intermaxillary fixation for allowing bone healing of fractures of the facial skeleton in that: plates are small and easily adapted, they are applied monocortically, the approach is intraoral, and the plates provide functional stability that is biomechanically balanced.
The methods have ranged from maxillomandibular fixation (MMF) to combinations of MMF and wire osteosynthesis, lag screw, and plate fixation.
Today, the most used method for fractured bone osteosynthesis is surgical internal fixations, because the heeling time is shorter and bone reduction is much better than with the other method.
In order to obtain anatomical model and osteosynthesis implant prototype there are three consecutive stages that need to be followed, i.
While osteosynthesis plate and intramedullary (IM) nail systems are proven safe and effective fixation devices, several medical device manufacturers have begun adding polymeric locking devices to these applications to increase safety and improve functionality.