arthrodesis


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the surgical fixation of a joint which is intended to result in bone fusion

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Patients consented to lumbar decompression and arthrodesis using either ICBG or rhBMP-2.
Arthrodesis as an early alternative to nonoperative management of charcot arthropathy of the diabetic foot.
Arthrodesis inhibits the passive mobility of the joint, making some useful movement like dressing [5] or putting the hand in the pockets, [12] back of the head or to the opposite side of the body difficult.
Arthrodesis of the first metatarsal-phalangeal joint with flexible, ridged titanium intramedullary nails alone or supplemented with static staples and immediate weight bearing: a consecutive series of 148 procedures.
The goal of fusion of the lumbar spine is to obtain a primary solid arthrodesis to alleviate pain.
The book covers neurology, physical therapy, arthritis, biomechanics, bone tumors, dermatology, tendon and tendon transfers, first ray surgery, tailorAEs bunion, triple arthrodesis, arthroereisis, ankle arthroscopy, soft tissue masses, heel conditions, podiatric abbreviations, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
Perioperative complications of posterior lumbar decompression and arthrodesis in older adults.
sup][8] Arthrodesis has also been tried in patients with deep infection as a salvage solution; unfortunately, the outcome has been poor, with none of the reported patients achieving bony union.
The use of epidural RA in lumbar arthrodesis procedures (particularly in patients with Glanzmann's Thromboasthenia and severe ischemic heart disease) needs further specific supportive research.
She had a past surgical history of a left tendino-Achilles lengthening when she was an infant with revision 11 years later and left third toe arthrodesis.
Zimmer Biomet Holdings' Unite3D[R] Bridge Fixation System, which eliminates the need for the plates, screws, and staples used in traditional arthrodesis (joint fusion surgery) and instead relies on a 3D-printed "osteoconductive matrix designed to provide for biological incorporation.
Zimmer Biomet Holdings' Unite3DA Bridge Fixation System, which eliminates the need for the plates, screws, and staples used in traditional arthrodesis (joint fusion surgery) and instead relies on a 3D-printed "osteoconductive matrix designed to provide for biological incorporation.