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.
A schanz screw, Steinmann pin or 3 mm k wire is passed from the posterior inferior corner of the calcaneal tuberosity.
10,11) Using a Schanz screw inserted at the anteroinferior iliac spine and a spreader, the acetabular fragment is mobilized to allow spatial orientation.
Workpiece-optimized components - 12 kinds (dynamic cspocsavarhoz, Schanz screw diameter from 1.
We used AO external fixator 4mm with two tubular rods, four Schanz screws and eight clamps.
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.
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)).
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
While putting the Schanz screws, distal screws were kept without predrilling due to severe osteopenia of bone.
Under aseptic precautions with use of hand drill, two or three threaded schanz screws are inserted between the anterior superior iliac spine and iliac tubercle with a space of about 2 cm between each pin and the pins are directed inferomedialy.
Alternate day care of the Schanz screws and the surrounding skin using povidone iodine solution was done meticulously.