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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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Though investigators with a large amount of experience with technique may not believe there is any significant increase in operative time when using arthroscopy, there is at least one published study which directly associates ARIF with longer surgical times when compared to traditional open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF).
Implants and their use in rigid internal fixation. In Brinkar W.O.
One hundred and thirty-seven consecutive patients of tibial plateau fractures treated with open reduction and internal fixation were identified.
In light of such advancements, we decided to retrospectively review our results of the past 5 years since we began to utilize this single-stage technique of debridement, internal fixation of the sternum, pectoralis major musculocutaneous advancement flaps, and primary closure used in patients with sternal dehiscence following median sternotomy.
Manual of internal fixation: techniques recommended by AO/ASIF group.
Internal fixation of scaphoid fracture through a small incision without open reduction of the fracture site of the scaphoid has been reported (Haddad and Goddard, 1998; McQueen et al., 2008).
Fixation of mandibular fractures: a comparative analysis of rigid internal fixation and standard therapy technique.
Stress Fracture Healing Rates Vary by Approach Intervention Success Rate Non-weight-bearing cast for 6 weeks 70/73 (96%) Non-weight-bearing cast for less than 6 weeks 17/22 (77%) Weight-bearing cast and/or rest 41/92 (45%) Surgery with open reduction and internal fixation 54/66 (82%) Source: Dr.
As a result of the uncertainty regarding the long-term results, open reduction and internal fixation of the radial head has received more interest during the last decade especially for the treatment of displaced twofragment fractures.
The new osteosynthesis plate systems allow for internal fixation using implanted anatomically preformed angle stable plates and polyaxial screw placements.
BME's focus on memory metal internal fixation implants is changing the shape of orthopaedic medicine.
Internal fixation sales increased 5% worldwide during the third quarter and decreased 14% in the United States.