Effectiveness of closed reaming antigrade Interlocking nail in humeral diaphyseal fractures in adults

Lakshmikanth, M E (2015) Effectiveness of closed reaming antigrade Interlocking nail in humeral diaphyseal fractures in adults. Masters thesis, Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur.

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Abstract

31 cases of adult humeral shaft fractures from vehicle accident were taken up for surgery within a average period of seven days .A closed humeral interlocking nailing was done in all these cases, under image intensification control, with acceptable reduction .Except for one case which has less than full shoulder abduction due to poor adherence to follow up, all other case has no any specific complication. 90.3 % of case had excellent goodresults. This study found that in adult humerus shaft fracture closed reduction and interlocking nail, result in quick rehabilitation and acceptable results.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Closed reduction, interlocking nail, humerus shaft fractures, minimally invasive surgery.
Subjects: MEDICAL > Orthopaedics
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2017 03:30
Last Modified: 25 Sep 2017 03:30
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/3323

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