Salter-Harris classification of epiphysial plate injuries

Sal·ter-Har·ris clas·si·fi·ca·tion of ep·i·phys·i·al plate injuries

(salt'er har'is),
the classification of epiphysial plate injuries into five groups (I-V), according to the pattern of damage to epiphysis, physis, and metaphysis; the classification correlates with different prognoses regarding the effects of the injury on subsequent growth and subsequent deformity of the epiphysis.

Harris,

R.I., 20th century Canadian orthopedist.
Harris anterolateral approach
Harris brace-type reamer
Harris broach
Harris cemented hip prosthesis
Harris cement gun
Harris center-cutting acetabular reamer
Harris condylocephalic nailing
Harris condylocephalic rod
Harris femoral component removal
Harris growth arrest line
Harris hip scale
Harris hip status system
Harris lateral approach
Harris medullary nail
Harris plate
Harris prosthesis
Harris splint sling
Harris superior acetabular graft
Harris view
Harris wire tier
Salter-Harris classification of epiphysial plate injuries - see under Salter, Robert

Salter,

Robert, 20th century Canadian orthopedist.
Salter fracture (I-VI)
Salter innominate osteotomy
Salter operation
Salter osteotomy
Salter technique
Salter-Harris classification of epiphysial plate injuries - correlates with different prognoses.