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Supracondylar Femur Open Reduction and Internal Fixation

  • Moustapha Awada
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Abstract

The patient was identified in the preoperative holding area and brought to the operating room. He/she was placed supine on the operating table. General endotracheal anesthesia was administered and IV antibiotics given.

A bump was placed under the right/left hip and all pressure points were well padded. The left/right lower extremity was then prepped and draped in the usual sterile fashion.

Keywords

Frontal Plane Distal Femur Femur Shaft Shaft Fracture Deep Infection 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Moustapha Awada
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  1. 1.Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Department of SurgeryAmerican University of Beirut Medical CenterBeirutLebanon

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