Surgical Fixation of Left Leg Fractures and External Fixation of Right Tibia - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This stock medical exhibit depicts the key steps involved in the surgical fixation of left leg fractures and the external fixation of the right tibia. The steps for the right tibia procedure include debridement and closure of the open wounds and application of an external fixator. The steps for the internal fixation of the left tibia include debridement of the open wound, reduction of the fracture, preparation of the tibia for rod insertion and finally rod and screw insertion. The steps for the internal fixation of the left femur include reaming of the femur, insertion of a femoral rod, and the insertion of multiple interlocking screws.