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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Surgical treatment of type II floating knee: Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia: Treatment of open fractures of the leg. Clin Orthop Surg ;3: Injury of knee ligament associated with ipsilateral femoral shaft fractures and with ipsilateral femoral and tibial shaft fractures. J Orthop Trauma ; A standardized method for calculating blood loss. Floating knee injuries treated with single-incision technique versus traditional antegrade femur fixation: How to cite this URL: There were seven men and two women with an average age of 35 years.

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J Orthop Trauma ;4: A high complication rate. Floating knee injuries are uncommon and complex injuries.

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Long-term results of four treatment methods. The mean operating time was min. Ipsilateral fractures of the tibia and femur. Blake R, Mcbryde A. Epidemiology, prognostic indicators and outcome following surgical management. Acta Orthop Scand ; Fractures of the ipsilateral femur and tibia: Predictors of outcome of floating knee injuries in adults: Comminuted fractures of the femoral shaft treated by intramedullary nailing. The intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision for treatment of extraarticular floating knee nine cases.


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The mean follow-up is 19 months. Ipsilateral fractures of the femoral and tibial diaphyses. J Trauma Manag Outcomes ;1: The intramedullary nailing using a single knee incision has shown in this series better results. Ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia in children and adolescents.

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External fixation of ipsilateral fractures of the femur and tibia. Fraser’s classification Click here classifidation view. The average Injury Severity Score was Postoperative clinical, radiological, and functional outcomes.

Impact of associated injuries in the floating knee: BMC Musculoskelet Disord ; How to cite this article: The injury severity score: