Subtle Radiographic Findings of Thoracolumbar Fractures in Patients with Ankylosing Spinal Disease

Johannes Gossner

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 48-49

  Ankylosing spinal disease (ASD) is a common clinical entity [1]. The main etiologies of ASD are diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH), ankylosing spondylitis and postoperative spinal fusion after removal of instrumentation. Because of the rigidity of the spine patients with ASD are prone to ...  Read More

Elastic Stable Intramedullary Nailing for Treatment of Pediatric Femoral Fractures; A 15-Year Single Centre Experience

Zenon Pogorelic; Tonći Vodopić; Miro Jukić; Dubravko Furlan

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 169-175

  Objective: To analyze outcomes of treatment and complications in children treated with elastic stable intramedullary nailing (ESIN) due to femoral fracture.Methods: From May 2002 until May 2018 case records of 103 patients (76 male and 27 female), with median age of 9 (range, 3-17) and follow-up of 92 ...  Read More

Outcome of Extra-Articular Distal Humerus Fractures Fixed by Single Column Extra-Articular Distal Humerus Locking Compression Plate Using Triceps Sparing Postero-Lateral Approach

Nadeem Ali; Naseer Ahamd Mir; Tahir Ahmad Dar; Mohmad Nawaz Rather; Wajahat Ahmad Mir; Senin Shah; Saheel Maajid

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 306-312

  Objective: To determine the time to radiological union and final functional outcome of fixation of extra-articular distal humeral fractures with extra-artricular distal humerus locking plate.Methods: This prospective study was conducted from March 2014 to February 2018 and included extra-articular distal ...  Read More

Prevalence of Fracture in Healthy Iranian Children Aged 9–18 Years and Associated Risk Factors; A Population Based Study

Marjan Jeddi; Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh; Alireza Kharmandar; Gholamhossein Ranjbar Omrani; Marzieh Bakhshayeshkaram

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 29-35

  Objective: To determine the prevalence of fractures and associated risk factors in healthy Iranian children and adolescents.Methods: In this cross sectional population based study, 478 healthy Iranian children and adolescents aged 9–18 years old participated. Baseline data and bone mineral content ...  Read More