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.

Author: Vudosar Zugul
Country: Iceland
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Love
Published (Last): 1 April 2005
Pages: 284
PDF File Size: 15.79 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.84 Mb
ISBN: 139-6-67005-834-6
Downloads: 82023
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Faekasa

The average Injury Severity Score was Long-term results of four treatment methods.

Bone union was achieved in eight cases with an average period of 93 days. Treatment of floating knee injuries through a single percutaneous approach.

Les fractures ouvertes de la jambe by Senda Ben Sassi on Prezi

Evaluation of functional outcome of the clxssification knee injury using multivariate analysis. Fractures of the ipsilateral femur and tibia: How to cite this URL: Blake R, Mcbryde A. South Med J ; Mem Acad Chir ; The mean follow-up is 19 months. A standardized method for calculating blood loss.


A report of fifty-seven consecutive cases. Management of this injury has been variously described in the literature. Ipsilateral fractures of tibia and femur or floating knee. Cquchoix clinical, radiological, and functional outcomes.

BMC Musculoskelet Disord ; A retrospective analysis of cases. J Orthop Trauma ; How to cite this article: Ipsilateral fractures of the tibia and femur. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg ; Management of ipsilateral femoral and tibial fractures.

The mean operating time was min. J Emerg Trauma Shock ;7: Orthop Clin North Am ; Comminuted fractures of the femoral shaft treated by intramedullary nailing. Knee ligament injuries combined with ipsilateral tibial and femoral diaphyseal fractures: Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia: Clin Orthop Surg ;3: Femur fracture, floating knee, intramedullary nailing, single knee incision, tibia fracture.

At least one of the fractures was open in three cases.

Surgical treatment of type II floating knee: Treatment with retrograde femoral claesification and unreamed tibial nailing. None, Conflict of Interest: Epidemiology, prognostic indicators and outcome following surgical management.

A method for describing patients with multiple injuries and evaluating emergency care. Fracture of the medial femoral condyle as a complication of retrograde femoral nail removal.

A high complication rate.

There was a problem providing the content you requested

Floating knee injuries are uncommon vauchoix complex injuries. Ipsilateral fractures of the femoral and tibial diaphyses. Related articles Femur fracture floating knee intramedullary nailing single knee incision tibia fracture.


Impact of associated injuries in the floating knee: Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc ; J Trauma Manag Outcomes ;1: Floating knee injuries treated with single-incision technique versus traditional antegrade femur fixation: J Bone Joint Surg Am ; External fixation of ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia. We present the outcome of the intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision for treatment of extraarticular floating knee. J Orthop Trauma ;4: Acta Orthop Scand ; The long-term follow-up of ipsilateral tibial and femoral diaphyseal fractures.

The factors of severity in fractures of the lower classificaiton. Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia. We report a retrospective series of nine patients with extraarticular floating knee. Treatment of open fractures of the leg. Clin Orthop Relat Res