Schanz, Alfred

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Schanz,

Alfred, German orthopedic surgeon, 1868-1931.
Schanz angulation osteotomy
Schanz brace
Schanz collar - a tube of material stuffed with cellulose and wound in 3 loops around the neck, forming a collar.
Schanz collar brace
Schanz femoral osteotomy
Schanz operation
Schanz osteotomy
Schanz pin
Schanz screw
Schanz syndrome - spinal muscle weakness, pain on pressure over the spinous processes, and a tendency to curvature of the spine.
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Tentative K-wire or schanz screw entry points were marked with a marker pen.
(10,11) Using a Schanz screw inserted at the anteroinferior iliac spine and a spreader, the acetabular fragment is mobilized to allow spatial orientation.
A schanz screw, Steinmann pin or 3 mm k wire is passed from the posterior inferior corner of the calcaneal tuberosity.
Workpiece-optimized components - 12 kinds (dynamic cspocsavarhoz, Schanz screw diameter from 1.5 to 2.0 - 2.7 to 3.5 / 1.25 to 3.5 / 1.75 to 4.5 - 4, 0 to 6.5 - 5.0 mm bone screws).
Instruments: Schanz screw (4.5 or 5 mm), Self-holding clamp, Hand drill, Spanner, Connecting tubes or rods.
In case of periarticular fractures of tibia extending to diaphysis, 3 Schanz screws are inserted in proximal fragment and three Schanz screws in distal fragment to give adequate stability to the fracture site.
Under control by image intensifier and by way of stab incisions, we introduced two 4 mm Schanz screws from the posterior side into the talus and the calcaneus.
We used AO external fixator 4mm with two tubular rods, four Schanz screws and eight clamps.
Tenders are invited for Long Drill Bits 3.5Mm For Quick Coupling: Item Specific Usfda Or European Ce Certified, Diameter Of 3.5Mm, Intended For Drilling Holes For Seating Of 4.5Mm Schanz Screws For External Fixation Of Fractures Or For Percutaneous Drill Thru Drill Sleeves , Made Of High Tensile Strength Medical Grade Stainless Steel, 2 Flute, Length At Minimum Of 1700Mm To Maximum Of 200Mm , Blunt End Adapted For Fixation In A Quick Coupling Of Bone Drills,Detailed Specification Attached For Download
Arbeitsgemeinschaftfur Osteosynthesefragen (AO) traction reductor is another fracture reduction instrument applied with Schanz screws stretching the fracture site, which may also lead to an eccentric force for reduction.
Tenders are invited for Drill Bits For Jacob Chuck: Item Specific Ec Or Usfda Approved Item, Diameter Of 3.2Mm, Intended For Drilling Holes For Seating Of 4.5Mm Schanz Screws For External Fixation Of Fractures Or For Percutaneous Drill Thru Drill Sleeves , Made Of High Tensile Strength Medical Grade Stainless Steel, 2 Flute, Length At Minimum Of 115Mm To Maximum Of 135 Mm , Blunt End Adapted For Fixation In A Jacob Chuck Of Bone Drills,Detailed Specifications Attached For Download
According the monolateral external fixator application principles, four Schanz screws were inserted into the subtrochanteric region; four Schanz screws were under the pseudoarthrosis site; four Schanz screws were below the planned second osteotomy line for lengthening perpendicular to mechanic axis; and the last two Schanz screws were inserted below the knee joint which was already ankylosed in order to increase stability by increasing the lever arm (Figure 2(a)).