Distraction of hypertrophic nonunion of tibia with deformity using Ilizarov/Taylor Spatial Frame. Report of two cases. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH

  • Adult
  • Bone Malalignment
  • Fracture Healing
  • Humans
  • Hypertrophy
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Tibia

MeSH Major

  • External Fixators
  • Fractures, Closed
  • Fractures, Ununited
  • Osteogenesis, Distraction
  • Tibial Fractures

abstract

  • Two cases of hypertrophic nonunion of the tibia with deformity for which distraction treatment using an Ilizarov/Taylor Spatial Frame (Smith & Nephew, Memphis, TN) are presented. This frame utilizes a computer program to help plan correction of the deformity.

publication date

  • June 2002

has subject area

  • Adult
  • Bone Malalignment
  • External Fixators
  • Fracture Healing
  • Fractures, Closed
  • Fractures, Ununited
  • Humans
  • Hypertrophy
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Osteogenesis, Distraction
  • Tibia
  • Tibial Fractures

Research

keywords

  • Case Reports
  • Journal Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00402-001-0370-7

PubMed ID

  • 12070651

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 295

end page

  • 298

volume

  • 122

number

  • 5