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A Date-Independent Predictor of Intrauterine Growth ...

979 Frank P. Hadlock 1 " 3 Russell L. Deter 4 Ronald B. Harrist 5 Ellen Roecker 5 Seung K. Park 2 The relation between sonographically measured fetal femur length and abdominal circumference (expressed as femur length/abdominal circumference x 100) was studied in 361 normal pregnancies between ...

Femur Fractures

1 Femur Fractures October 26, 2006 By L. Forbes EMT-P The femur is the largest and strongest bone in the body. It is capable to absorbing a huge amount of energy and resisting all but the greatest amount of trauma without damage.

Distal Femur Resection With Endoprosthetic Reconstruction

CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH Number 400, pp. 225-235 ©2002 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. 225 The distal femur is a common site for primary and metastatic bone tumors and therefore, it is a frequent site in which limb-sparing surgery is done.


FEMUR FRACTURES GENERAL The femur is the thigh bone which extends from the hip joint down to the knee joint. The femur is a very strong bone and tremendous force may be required to cause fracture of the femur.

A Regional Approach to the Classic

AJR:170, January 1998 43 A Regional Approach to the Classic Metaphyseal Lesion in Abused Infants: The Distal Femur PaulK. Kleinman1 SandyC. Marks, Jr.2 OBJECTIVE.

Advances in the surgical management of pediatric femoral ...

Copyright © Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Unauthorized reproduction of this article is prohibited. Advances in the surgical management of pediatric femoral shaft fractures Marshall A. Kuremskyand Steven L. Frick Purpose of review To provide an update on surgical methods of pediatric femur ...

Treatment Options in Pediatric Femoral Shaft Fractures

S PECIAL I NTEREST A RTICLE Treatment Options in Pediatric Femoral Shaft Fractures JeffreyO. Anglen, MD*and Luke Choi, MD† Summary: Fracture of the femur in a pediatric patient presents special problems, and a variety of treatment options.

NCB Periprosthetic Femur Plate System Surgical Technique

NCB ® Periprosthetic Femur System – Surgical Technique 3 Table of Contents Introduction 4 System Features and Benefits 7 Indications and Contraindications 11


THE SPORTS MEDICINE PATIENT ADVISOR Femur Fracture What is a femur fracture? Your femur your thighbone. extends from your hip to your knee. A fracture a crack or a break in a bone.

Measure Your Femur

Many scientists study the bones of animals. Kristi Curry Rogers is a Paleontologist who works at the Science Museum of Minnesota. She studies dinosaur bones to try to figure out how fast dinosaurs grew.