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Gustilo type IIIC open tibia fractures are characterized by an ischemic limb requiring immediate arterial repair. In this patient population, the decision between primary amputation and limb salvage can be challenging. This study aims to evaluate the reconstructive outcomes of patients with Gustilo IIIC injuries.
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Name: Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Venous thromboembolism (VTE), including deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, represents a significant perioperative complication. However, the outcomes of lower extremity salvage in the settin...
The present refresher article highlights the current role of pedicled flaps in the reconstruction of complex wounds at the lower extremity. Due to the increasing standardization and ongoing improvemen...
High vertical ground reaction force (vGRF) loading rates are thought to contribute to lower extremity injuries in runners. Given that elevated lower extremity stiffness has been reported to be associa...
Increased Incidence of Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism following Pedicled Lower Extremity Flap Harvest for Abdominal and Perineal Reconstruction in Patients Receiving Mechanical Prophylaxis and Chemoprophylaxis: A Case for Heightened Awareness.
Postsurgical venous thromboembolism remains a leading cause of hospital morbidity. Data to support venous thromboembolism prophylaxis guidelines in lower extremity flap surgery are lacking. The purpos...
Ice hockey is a fast-paced, collision sport requiring tremendous skill and finesse, yet ice hockey can be a harsh and violent game. It has one of the highest musculoskeletal injury rates in all of com...
Determine the severity and time course (natural history) of disuse osteopenia that occurs in the lower extremity(ies) and lumbar spine of patients sustaining lower extremity injuries that ...
This is a multi-center prospective observational study that will capture detailed information about the treatment and long term outcomes of 450 patients with PNI resulting from upper extre...
To assess the risk of lower extremity angular growth deformity following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructions in young patients who are not yet skeletally mature. The study wil...
The aim of this study is to investigate the effect a specific exercise program on the incidence of injuries in the lower extremity. 72 elite orienteerers, aged 18-40 years, are allocated t...
Male and female physical education students were subjected to a clinical test battery comprised of valid and reliable tests to measure different aspects of core stability at the start of t...
Congenital structural abnormalities of the LOWER EXTREMITY.
The region of the lower limb in animals, extending from the gluteal region to the FOOT, and including the BUTTOCKS; HIP; and LEG.
General or unspecified injuries involving the face and jaw (either upper, lower, or both).
Injuries to the lower jaw bone.
The bones of the upper and lower LEG. They include the PELVIC BONES.