AO Spine Fracture Classifications?

Answer There are two major ways of classifying spine fractures: the Denis classification and the AO classification. The AO system of classifying fractures was developed by the AO Foundation, a nonprofit o... Read More »

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Garden Hip Fracture Classifications?

The Garden hip classification system is widely used to classify femoral neck fractures. The femoral neck is the portion of the femur, or thigh bone, which is close to the hip socket. It connects th... Read More »

What Are the Treatments for a Torus Fracture of the Cervical Spine?

A torus fracture, or compression fracture, is most common in children. This type of fracture is caused by buckling of the outer part of the bone. Torus fractures are also common in people with oste... Read More »

Can fusing of the lower spine be slowed or even stopped by moving it and arching the spine regularly?

Yes. Physical therapy followed by copious quantities of medication for pain management.Copious.

SAE Oil Classifications?

The American Petroleum Institute (or API) rates motor oils to certify that they meet quality and performance standards. Many modern gas and diesel engines have specific oil requirements that are li... Read More »