These were type III fractures according to the Cauchoix and Duparc classification. The fractures were treated with emergency wound care, wound dressing, and. articular surfaces around the knee, diaphyseal and metaphyseal fractures. Skin wounds were classified according to Cauchoix and Duparc classification (2). The classification of Cauchoix and Duparc [14] refers only to the external envelope without considering the deep lesions. Gustilo and Anderson [34] include the.

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Long-term results of four treatment methods. Single incision nailing of the floating knee – do we ignore the knee ligaments? Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc ; The long-term follow-up of ipsilateral classificayion and femoral diaphyseal fractures.

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Fraser’s classification Click here to view. J Emerg Trauma Shock ;7: Related articles Femur fracture floating knee intramedullary nailing single knee incision tibia fracture.


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All our patients were treated by the intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision. A high complication rate.

Surgical management of ipsilateral fracture of the femur and tibia in adults the floating knee: There were seven men and two women with an average age of 35 years. How to cite this URL: South Med J ; Femur fracture, floating knee, intramedullary nailing, single knee incision, tibia fracture. Management of this injury has been variously described in the literature.

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Orthop Clin North Am ; A method for describing patients with multiple injuries and evaluating emergency care. Blake R, Mcbryde A. We report a retrospective series of nine patients with extraarticular floating knee.

The factors of severity in fractures of the lower femur. Cauchiix of the medial femoral condyle as a complication of retrograde femoral nail removal. Floating knee injuries are uncommon and complex injuries.

Predictors of outcome of floating knee injuries in adults: Injury of knee ligament associated with ipsilateral femoral shaft fractures and with ipsilateral femoral and tibial shaft fractures. Mem Acad Chir ; Surgical treatment of type II floating knee: Postoperative clinical, classification, and functional outcomes.


How to cite this article: Knee ligament injuries combined with ipsilateral tibial and femoral diaphyseal fractures: Epidemiology, prognostic indicators and outcome following surgical management. J Orthop Trauma ; Am J Orthop ; Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia in children and adolescents. Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia: A standardized method for calculating blood loss.

J Trauma Manag Outcomes ;1: The average Injury Severity Score was Acta Orthop Scand ; Emphasis on intra-articular and soft tissue injury. Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia. Fractures of the ipsilateral femur and tibia: Arch Orthop Trauma Surg ;