Air Instrument Surgery: Vol. 2: Orthopedics by J. Francis Silva M.D., F.R.C.S., F.R.A.C.S., F.A.C.S.

By J. Francis Silva M.D., F.R.C.S., F.R.A.C.S., F.A.C.S. (auth.), Robert M. Hall (eds.)

Air device surgical procedure, quantity 2: Orthopedics has been compiled to assist within the se­ lection and use of air tools in orthopedic surgical recommendations. In every one example it makes an attempt to illustrate the vintage strategy, leaving it to the person physician to improve additional his services and ingenuity with air-driven tools. attainable purposes and variations are as limitless because the surgeon's ability and mind's eye. particular illustrations and textual content deal with using every one air software in numerous proce­ dures, however the surgical program is given just for that component of every one method during which handbook operation should be advantageously changed via air instru­ ments. This booklet, accordingly, doesn't depict entire surgeries, nor does it comprise the entire methods in orthopedic surgical procedure for which air tools at the moment are hired. Use of air-driven tools doesn't mean any swap in simple surgical options. It does improve the surgeon's dexterity, bring up his velocity and, in a few events, makes a surgical procedure attainable for the 1st time. A technical advisor has been wanted given that air tools have been brought. Air In­ strument surgical procedure, quantity 2: Orthopedics is the second one ebook to fill that desire. Its functionality is to elucidate difficulties and problems and to indicate recommendations by way of air device surgical procedure. it's also meant to take away any apprehension in regards to the use of air tools. to make sure this, the technical methods are supplemented with designated directions for assembling, utilizing and protecting the instruments.

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For lower speed set the selector ring at half-speed (500 rpm). 27 Section I UPPER EXTREMITY SURGERY Fixation of a Supracondylar Fracture of the Humerus (continued) 5. Make a small incision and elevate or incise the periosteum before applying the fixation pin. Reduce the fracture and support it with one hand while guiding the pin across the fracture site. , Olecranon - -_ _~~~ 28 }m~r---- Medial Epicondyle Fixation of a Supracondylar Fracture of the Humerus 6. Direct force and variable speed help to insert the threaded pins with ease.

C. S. , F. R. A. C. : University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur/ Malaysia (Personal Communication). Management of Neglected Trauma, Springfield, Illinois/ USA, Charles C Thomas, 1972. 34 Total Prosthetic Replacement of the Elbow To assemble the Miiller osteotomy saw and blade : 1. Remove the nut and washer and align the hole in the saw-blade and the pin at the required angle. 3. Seat the Miiller saw over the air driver. Turn lock-ring to secure. 2. Replace washer and nut. Press thumb over wrench and nut and tighten firmly.

Check their position with roentgenograms. 29 Section I UPPER EXTREMITY SURGERY Treatment for Ankylosed Destruction of the Elbow* The importance of preserving maximum range of motion in upper extremities often indicates the desirability of an elbow arthroplasty in preference to an elbow arthrodesis. Approach the joint from a lateral or posterior exposure. Under tourniquet control dissect down to the lower articular portion of the humerus. Free the articular portion of the humerus from adhesions and excise the capitellum and trochlea so that a single condyle is formed.

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