Thompson, Frederick R.

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Frederick R., U.S. orthopedic surgeon, 1907-1983.
Thompson anterolateral approach
Thompson anteromedial approach
Thompson approach
Thompson arthroplasty
Thompson excision
Thompson femoral head prosthesis
Thompson femoral neck prosthesis
Thompson fracture frame
Thompson frame
Thompson hemiarthroplasty hip prosthesis
Thompson hip endoprosthesis system
Thompson hip prosthesis
Thompson hip prosthesis forceps
Thompson modification of Denis Browne splint
Thompson posterior radial approach
Thompson prosthesis
Thompson quadriceps plasty
Thompson resection
Thompson sign
Thompson splint
Thompson squeeze test of Achilles tendon
Thompson telescoping V osteotomy
Thompson test
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An additional advantage of the Thompson approach is the superficial location of the radius; consequently, the surgeon avoids working in a deep recess and does not need to dissect around radial recurrent vessels.
The aim of this case series is to document our experience with acute complications of the dorsal Thompson approach, specifically with regard to injuries to the posterior interosseous nerve.
Eleven were found to have utilized the Thompson approach to the proximal radius.