By Carolyn Taliaferro Blauvelt
In its thirty eighth 12 months, A guide of Orthopaedic Terminology has been a significant other reference for an individual who wishes the most up to date phrases, acronyms, and codes terms in relation to medical orthopaedics and study. Portable and simply accessible, this authoritative compilation categorizes and cross-references phrases to allow these unexpected with orthopaedics to find a time period in its right context. not like a conventional A-Z dictionary structure, phrases are organized through topic-facilitating swifter seek effects with similar phrases showing at the comparable or instantly adjoining page.
- Understand simple technological know-how phrases as they relate to clinically suitable issues.
- Clarifies phrases utilized in harm and coverage claims with instantly neighboring relative phrases.
- Find details quickly with chapters equipped by way of subject for simple reference.
- Stay abreast of the newest terminology with new phrases supplied through participants who're orthopaedic researchers from around the kingdom and whose services offers present details on terminology and techniques.
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Supination-eversion: external or lateral rotation supination-adduction pronation-abduction pronation-adduction Limitations: interobserver disagreement; eversion a misnomer—it should be external rotation or lateral rotation; mechanism not consistent in producing specific injury. Letournel and Judet Classification for Acetabular Fractures (Fig. 1-5)‡ Based on division into five basic groups (fractures of the posterior wall, posterior column, anterior wall, anterior * Kyle RF et al. † Lauge-Hansen N.
LC: transverse fracture of pubic rami, ipsilateral, or posterolateral to posterior injury I: sacral compression on side of impact II: crescent (iliac wing) fracture on side of impact III: LC-I or LC-II injury on side of impact: contralateral open-book anterior-posterior compression (APC) injury Type IA: short oblique fracture from above the lesser trochanter to the lower lateral shaft Type IB: long oblique fracture from above the lesser trochanter to the lower lateral shaft; comminution may be present Type IC: transverse fracture just below lesser trochanter to a point near the isthmus Dislocations This section is divided into two parts: The first is a general list of terms applied to all joints, and the second is a list by specific anatomic location.
In Canale ST, Beaty JH, editors: Campbell’s operative orthopaedics, ed 12, Philadelphia, 2013, Elsevier, Fig. ) column, and transverse fractures) to define best surgical approach for reduction. Elementary PW: posterior wall PC: posterior column AW: anterior wall AC: anterior column Tx: transverse Associated PC/PW: posterior column and posterior wall Tx/Pw: transverse and posterior wall T: T-shaped APHT: anterior and posterior hemitransverse ABC: complete, both columns The transverse component of the fracture in transverse and T-type fractures is commonly further classified based on the location of the transverse fracture relative to the dome or tectum of the acetabulum.