Rush rod

Rush rod

Orthopedics An unreamed intramedullary rod with a chisel-like tip, and is commonly used for fibular shaft fractures, and occasionally in other tubular bones as well.
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Dietz and colleagues (13) used a combination of nailing techniques, including K-wires, ESIN, and Rush rods.
These materials included Kirschner wiring, Rush rods, Steinmann pins, and ESIN, sometimes all used in the same study.
Retrospective 32 K-wire 38 ulna 2010 (13) 4 ESIN (Nancy) 2 Rush rods Alnaib et al.