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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Mem Acad Chir ; Comminuted fractures of the femoral shaft treated by intramedullary nailing. Impact of associated injuries in the floating knee: A standardized method for calculating blood loss. Knee ligament injuries combined with ipsilateral tibial and femoral diaphyseal fractures: Ipsilateral fractures of tibia and femur or floating knee.

Floating knee injuries treated with single-incision technique versus traditional antegrade femur fixation: Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc ; The average Injury Severity Score was Contributing factors influencing the functional outcome of floating knee injuries.

All our patients were treated by the intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision. A retrospective analysis of classificztion. Surgical management of ipsilateral fracture of the femur and tibia in adults classifixation floating knee: Blake R, Mcbryde A.


Emphasis on intra-articular and soft tissue injury. South Med J ; J Orthop Trauma ;4: J Trauma Manag Outcomes ;1: Injury of knee ligament associated with ipsilateral femoral shaft fractures and with ipsilateral femoral and tibial shaft fractures.

Postoperative clinical, radiological, and functional outcomes. Bone union was achieved in eight cases with an average period of 93 days.

Clin Orthop Surg ;3: The intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision has shown in this series better results. Clin Orthop Relat Res J Bone Joint Surg Am ; Surgical treatment of type II floating knee: Predictors of outcome of floating knee injuries in adults: External fixation of ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia. Fraser’s classification Click here to view.

Management of ipsilateral femoral and tibial fractures. Treatment of floating knee injuries through a single percutaneous approach.

The intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision for treatment of extraarticular floating knee nine cases. We present the outcome of the intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision for treatment of extraarticular floating knee. The long-term follow-up of ipsilateral tibial and femoral diaphyseal fractures.


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Fracture of the medial femoral condyle as a complication of retrograde femoral nail removal. Management of this injury has been variously described in the literature. The mean operating time was min.

Treatment of open fractures of the leg.

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How to cite this article: A report of fifty-seven consecutive cases. Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia in children and adolescents. Floating knee injuries are uncommon and complex injuries. The mean follow-up is 19 months. There were seven men and two women with an average age of 35 years. None, Conflict of Interest: Evaluation of functional outcome of the floating knee injury using multivariate analysis.

Ipsilateral fracture of the femur and tibia. A high complication rate.

The injury severity score: BMC Musculoskelet Disord ;