open fracture


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Synonyms for open fracture

bone fracture associated with lacerated soft tissue or an open wound

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The comparison of age, albumin, hemoglobin, lymphocyte count, operation time, incision type, CD4+T-lymphocyte category, HIV clinical category, open fracture and emergency operation between two subgroups is listed in Table-II, and there were significant differences in above variables between two subgroups (p<0.
Many orthopaedician reserve surgical management for open fracture, multiple trauma, associated head injuries, burns and neuromuscular wounding.
AO external fixator in the management of open fracture of tibia.
The injured person has an open fracture of the left femoral bone and his condition is stable, the Ministry said.
We describe a patient with pin-site myiasis caused by the Cochliomyia hominivorax screwworm fly associated with external fixators used for treatment of an open fracture of the femur.
Meanwhile, 53-year-old Ellen arrives at the unit after falling over in a shop and injuring her elbow and seven-year-old Jack, pictured, is rushed to hospital after su-ering an open fracture to his arm and a blow to the head as a result of an accident at a wedding.
Meanwhile, 53-year-old Ellen arrives at the unit after falling over in a shop and injuring her elbow and seven-year-old Jack, pictured, is rushed to hospital after suffering an open fracture to his arm and a blow to the head as a result of an accident at a wedding.
He was transported to a local hospital with an open fracture of the left distal humerus and an injury of the left brachial artery and upper arm median nerve.
The injured, which included more than 20 children, saw a seven-year-old girl lose part of one of her fingers, while a young boy was left with an open fracture in his hand, the Daily Express reported.
An open fracture is more likely to become infected because the bone is exposed to bacteria in the air.
Diagnosis: Multiple injuries, closed a double fracture of diaphysis of the right femur, open fracture of middle bones in the lower third of the right tibia, open fracture of the upper third in the left shin bone with a mix of bone fragments, the I-II degree traumatic shock.
It was crucial to manage the open fracture, while keeping in mind the prevention of infection, achievement of bony union and restoration of normal function.