Russell, R. Hamilton

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Russell,

R. Hamilton, Australian surgeon, 1860-1933.
Russell traction - an improvement of Buck extension that permits the resultant vector of the applied traction force to be changed, for fractures of the femur.
Russell-Taylor classification
Russell-Taylor nail
Russell-Taylor rod
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Closed interlocking nailing of humeral shaft fractures with the Russell-Taylor nail. J Orthop Trauma 2000;14:349-53.
(33.) Cox MA, Dolan M, Synnott K, McElwain JP., Closed interlocking nailing of humeral shaft fractures with the Russell-Taylor nail. J Orthop Trauma.
The 15 mm interlocked IM Russell-Taylor nail restored the bending stiffness to the intact femur, (19) and reached 58% of the torsional stiffness of the intact femur.