The aim of the study was to see the effectiveness of locking compression plate (LCP) in wedge fracture
of diaphysis of radius and ulna in adults.
O'Toole, conditional rider for Micky Hammond, said: "I was hoping they'd tell me it was a wedge fracture
, which is just a bit across the vertebra, but it's a burst fracture, which means it goes the whole way along.
She suffered a serious wedge fracture
to her spine that required surgery to insert metal rods and plates.
This is different from the anterior wedge fracture
that occurs most commonly in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis," noted Dr.
Chris suffered a crushed vertebrate and a wedge fracture
of the lumbar spine during the dramatic fall on Sunday morning - but is amazingly already starting to walk again.
Flexion trauma often results in a wedge fracture
of the vertebral body without ligamentous disruption.
Hamdan Al Maktoum's second jockey, who last year rode his first Group 1 winner on Muhaarar in the Commonwealth Cup at the royal meeting, has a wedge fracture
that is expected to keep him out for at least a month.
followed by burst fractures were common types of spinal fractures observed in the present study.
Golam, 21, suffered a wedge fracture
of a vertebrae, according to his boss Mark Tompkins, who visited him on Friday evening.
When considering the spine injury mechanism in the frontal crashes of occupant vehicles, the front edge of the lower thoracic vertebrae can be compressed by flexing the driver upper body which potentially causes occupants to sustain wedge fractures
of the spine .
3 Tibia and Fibula fractures at same level Type B: Wedge Fractures
Group B1 Intact Spiral wedge Fractures
According to the position and shape of the end plate of vertebral body, fractures are classified into wedge fractures
, when the inferior height of the vertebral body is less than the posterior one.