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Fixation

The process of setting a price of a commodity, whether in the present or the future. See: Gold fixing.
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The various other outcome measures we recorded were the bone transport time, external fixation time, external fixation index and any complications encountered during the course of treatment.
Hence a study was undertaken to assess the role of LCP as an external fixation tool in providing stability to the fractured bone.
Figure 1 shows an 82-year-old patient who had unstable pertrochanteric fracture treated with external fixation and healed with satisfactory functional result.
Instead of a normal arthrodesis consisting of bone and cartilage exposure through a larger incision, we combined a retrograde hindfoot nail with adjuvant hybrid external fixation to increase stability in the joint and decrease soft-tissue insult (Figures 2a & 2b).
Using bullet points, the 34 chapters address patient positioning and operative principles, then tips for bone fractures of various body parts, as well as external fixation and miscellaneous tips.
[9] have described a method of combined external fixation with internal fixation for the correction of deformity and have favored it in deformities resulting from metabolic bone diseases.
In these extensive injuries no surgical reconstruction is possible, therefore, early wound debridement and elbow arthodesis at an appropriate angle with external fixation and vascularized soft tissue coverage whenever required is an effective method of treating such injuries.
In other avian species, derotational osteotomy and bilateral external fixation applied to the tibiotarsal bones were performed to treat rotational deformities in a domestic pigeon and an African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus), but without success.
He has also undergone surgical skill courses in OrthoFix External Fixation and Intramedullary Nail Surgery, Stryker Advanced Foot and Ankle Surgical Procedures, Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy Surgery, among others.
It is concluded that application of economical type II external fixation for open fracture of distal limb fracture in calves and heifer could result in effective immobilization and early ambulation of fractured limb.
Prof Zaki Idrees talked about Intra-Medullary Nailing, Prof Suhail Amin IL IM Nail, Prof Masood Qazi Bridge plating, Dr Shoaib Khan External fixation, Prof Suhail Amin External fixation and Dr Kazim Najad spoke about MIPO and LCP.