"Fracture Fixation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The use of metallic devices inserted into or through bone to hold a fracture in a set position and alignment while it heals.
- Fracture Fixation
- Fixation, Fracture
- Fixations, Fracture
- Fracture Fixations
- Skeletal Fixation
- Fixation, Skeletal
- Fixations, Skeletal
- Skeletal Fixations
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Fracture Fixation".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Fracture Fixation".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Fracture Fixation" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Fracture Fixation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.