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A Closer Look At The Distal Humerus Fracture

A Closer Look At The Distal Humerus Fracture

A complex distal humerus fracture is a difficult problem to fix, especially using conventional methods. This problem becomes even worse in comminuted low distal humerus fractures, where bones break into many pieces. When you consider the importance of this area of the arm, you begin to understand […]

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Forearm Fracture Symptoms for Adults and Children

Forearm Fracture Symptoms for Adults and Children

So your doctor’s just informed you you’ve sustained a forearm fracture. Congratulations – you’re probably in quite a lot of pain. The thought of breaking your arm isn’t something most people take to particularly well. Breaks and fractures alike are painful, disorientating experiences, and the truth is […]

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What Are Proximal Humerus Fractures?

What Are Proximal Humerus Fractures?

Proximal humerus fractures are one of the more common varieties of bone fracture out there, and with good reason. The upper arm bone, or humerus, connects to the shoulder blade via a shallow socket in the shoulder blade. It’s also an area of the body more at […]

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Wolf Plate Bone Fracture Repair

Wolf Plate Bone Fracture Repair

Cast immobilization still has a place in the treatment of long bone fractures. With that said, orthopaedic surgeons today are increasingly inclined to recommend surgery geared at restoring function as soon as possible. This surgery implies making large incisions for full view of the fracture or smaller incisions […]

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Long Bone Fractures and the Wolf Plate

Long Bone Fractures and the Wolf Plate

In the bone plate industry, innovation is the name of the game. And there are very few products that come from a history of innovation like the Wolf long bone plate. Wolf is the only premium plate with multiple firsts in the market, clearly setting it apart […]

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Proximal Humerus Fractures

Proximal Humerus Fractures

These injuries are more commonly referred to as shoulder fractures. In fact, proximal humerus fractures represent the majority of fractures in the area around the shoulder, including the scapula.  Medical literature refers to collarbone injuries as clavicle fractures, and these are a different injury. Proximal Humerus Fractures: A […]

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Long Bone Fractures and Complications

Long Bone Fractures and Complications

One of the most common varieties of broken bone is the long bone fracture. Scientifically defined, these are abnormal disruptions of the continuity of a bone (a break). Elaborating further, fractures can be intra-articular, wherein they extend within a joint, or extra-articular, wherein they do not. Finally, […]

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