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Anesthesia in elderly patients undergoing orthopedic surgery for hip fractures

Anesthesia in elderly patients undergoing orthopedic surgery for hip fractures

Bupivacaine (B) and levobupivacaine (LB) are medicines used regularly in spinal anesthesia. Whether potential differences in their hemodynamic and anesthetic profiles could determine a differential…

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Is surgery the best treatment of clavicle fractures in adolescents?

Is surgery the best treatment of clavicle fractures in adolescents?

Clavicle fractures are common in both adults and adolescents. Many heal with non-operative treatment without any sequel, but there are patients who may benefit from…

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Pediatric tibial shaft fractures: the relation between external and internal fixation

Pediatric tibial shaft fractures: the relation between external and internal fixation

Tibial shaft fractures are mostly due to falls during recreational activities. They can be treated conservatively by cast immobilization with excellent outcomes, including four to…

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Orthopedic Surgeons

Reduction of vertebral height induce variety of neurological deterioration

There is a number of vertebral fractures that affect variations in the termination level of conus medullaris (TLCM) and alter neurological findings. Yet, few studies…

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Child

Adult vs Pediatric Cases: Upper extremity open fractures

A study published on BioMedCentral shows that fractures in pediatrics tend to show epidemiological characteristics which are different from adults – the main goal was…

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Medical Procedures

Kocher-Langenbeck approach in acetabular fractures

It is a fact that acetabular fractures are rare injuries. It is estimated that 3 out of 100 000 inhabitants suffer one each year. However,…

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Tibial diaphyseal fractures in children

Tibial diaphyseal fractures in children

Tibial diaphyseal fractures are common among younger patients, and when treated through traditional methods, the results are often positive. Orthopedic doctors should consider several factors…

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How to deal with degenerative spine problems?

What can you do in order to prevent a stress fracture from breaking completely?

Broken bones or traumatic fractures are common among runners and football players as their training changes. Stress fractures are the result of overuse injuries, where…

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FOREARM FRACTURES IN CHILDREN

Forearm Fractures in Children

Childhood fractures occurs frequently. You must get many parents in your office asking for the best treatment to submit their child to and most of…

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3D planning with PeekMed of a fracture reduction of a collarbone

Fracture reduction of a collarbone

Today we share with you a fracture reduction developed by a Brazilian orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Bruno Gobbato. He shared this review in his Youtube page.…

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