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Classification of Nerve Injuries

Nerve injury can result from compression, gun shoot, stapping injuries or iatrogenic injuries. The most widely used classification of Nerve Injuries are...

What is SLAP Lesion?

What is SLAP Lesion? SLAP Lesion is the abbreviation of Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior tears in the shoulder joint labrum....

Green Classification of Trigger finger

What is the Green Classification of Trigger finger? Trigger finger is a Stenosing tenosynovitis caused by inflammation of the flexor tendon sheath,...

Anatomical Deformities in Hallux Valgus

Hallux valgus deformity is a complex deformity of the first ray that frequently is accompanied by deformity and symptoms in the lesser...

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip Risk Factors

Developmental dysplasia of the hip risk factors include a variety of reasons, prenatal and postnatal, mechanical or hormonal risk factors. Developmental Dysplasia...

What is Skeletal Traction?

What is Skeletal Traction? It’s a temporary treatment method used in emergency department in some type of lower extremity fractures. It’s more...

Indications and Contraindications for high tibial osteotomy

High tibial osteotomy is a procedure for the treatment of uni-compartmental osteoarthritis of the knee joint. The most common deformity in patients...

Risk factors associated with osteoarthritis disease

What are the risk factors associated with developing osteoarthritis disease? Obesity joint trauma muscle weakness These three factors all increase the mechanical...

Anatomic sources of pain in osteoarthritis

What are the anatomic sources of joint pain in osteoarthritis disease? Osteoarthritis is characterized by degeneration of articular cartilage. Articular cartilage is...

Subtrochanteric femur fracture’s most common deformity after antegrade nailing

Subtrochanteric femur fracture’s most common deformity after antegrade nailing is varus and procurvatum (or flexion). This is caused by the hip abductors...