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Basic Practical Slides

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Question 1/12
What cells make up a bone?

Answer

Osteoblasts,  Osteoclasts, Osteocytes and Osteoprogenitor cells

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Question 2/12
What are the tissues surrounding the bone?

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Periosteum and Bone Marrow

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Question 3/12
The blood supply of bone is how much of the cardiac output?

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5-10%

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Question 4/12
What are the 2 types of bone?

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Lamellar - organised, and Woven - disorganised

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Question 5/12
How much of our skeleton is Cortical?

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80%

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Question 6/12
Is cancellous bone more elastic than Cortical Bone?

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Yes

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Question 7/12
How do children’s bones differ from adults?

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They bend more easily

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Question 8/12
What are the 3 stages of fracture repair?

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Inflammation, Repair and Remodelling

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Question 9/12
What is the difference between a cortical and cancellous screw?

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Thread narrower and pitch smaller in cortical

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Question 10/12
The effective thread depth is . . .

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. . . the difference between the outside and core diameter

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Question 11/12
The screw pitch is . . .

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. . . the distance travelled by one 360 degree turn of the screw

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Question 12/12
What are screws used for?

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To produce intrafragmentary compression, to attach implants to bone and to hold 2 bones in correct relationship.

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Recognizing and Dealing with Compartment Syndrome May 2020

AOUK&I e-Learning Resource

Recognising and Dealing with Compartment Syndrome
This 1 hour webinar will help surgeons at every level recognise and manage Compartment Syndrome in orthopaedic trauma. It is aimed particularly at trainees interested in completing the Critical Condition case base discussion for their Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT). Trainees can contact Neil Billingham at AOUK&I to be matched with a suitable faculty member (first come, first served.). It will then be up to the trainee to arrange a suitable virtual assessment via FaceTime,Zoom, Skype etc. For those who are unable to secure assessment with an AO faculty member, they should request assessment with a local educational or clinical supervisor.