Garden, Robert Symon

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Robert Symon, English orthopedic surgeon.
Garden alignment index
Garden classification
Garden femoral neck fracture
Garden grades - classification system for femoral neck fractures (I-IV).
Garden procedure
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Whether or not to perform reduction during operation was determined using the Garden alignment index.9 In plain radiography conducted after operation, the degree of anterior angulation of the femoral neck was shown to have considerable effects on operative results.
The standard for reduction provided by the Garden alignment index recommends not to form angulations of 20 or higher.9
The reduction of head and neck fragment was evaluated by Garden alignment index (GAI) and lag screw position was evaluated by tip apex distance (TAD) [11,12].
Garden alignment index (GAI) and tip apex distance (TAD) were recorded.