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an irrational preoccupation

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an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely

an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone

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the activity of fastening something firmly in position

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(histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body

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In the future, with the development of internal fixation materials, imaging technology, computer science, and precision medicine, scoliosis treatment in China will achieve greater progress.
If provided with choice of internal fixation, hemiarthroplasty or total hip arthroplasty, patients are more likely to choose screw fixation because of its ability to provide squatting and sitting cross-legged when fracture heals, especially in the age group between 50 to 70 years.
Conversely, open reduction with internal fixation is an excellent method for restoration of normal anatomy of joint.
Arthroscopic reduction and internal fixation of tibial plateau fractures in skiing.
The aim of current study was to take such an approach to review the functional outcome in cases of Schatzker types V and VI tibial plateau fractures treated by open reduction and internal fixation.
Brazil posts some of the strongest growth rates for both internal fixation and external fixation.
According to Millennium Research Group, a Canadian research group that gathers data on the medtech industry, the market for internal fixation ALIF spacer devices is estimated to be approximately $129 million in 2013, representing approximately half of the total market for the ALIF spacer devices.
Principles of internal fixation of the craniomaxillofacial skeleton trauma and orthognathic surgery.
With operations in the UK, Germany, Austria, Europe, Australia, Japan and the US, Corin makes and distributes orthopaedic devices including mobile bearing total knee replacement, total ankle replacement, soft tissue internal fixation, bone conserving stem and advanced bearing acetabular systems.
To reduce the frequency of these complications, various surgical methods like external fixation, internal fixation with volar plate and percutaneous K-wire fixation techniques have 6-8 been used for stabilizing these fractures.
A preoperative chest radiograph taken before open reduction and internal fixation to repair the fracture showed a 2-cm nodular opacity in the right upper hemithorax.
In the present report, we present stress fracture of the carpal scaphoid in an adolescent gymnast who was treated with internal fixation.
Today, rigid internal fixation using compression and noncompression plating systems has gained widespread popularity.
The ability to reduce and hold tibial plateau fractures during arthroscopic or open reduction and internal fixation.
A section of special topics contains chapters on endoscopic open reduction and internal fixation of condylar fractures, pediatric condylar fractures, and postoperative physiotherapy after condylar fracture surgery.