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Figure 5 | Patient Safety in Surgery

Figure 5

From: MR-compatible antibiotic interlocked nail fabrication for the management of long bone infections: first case report of a new technique

Figure 5

Post-operative images. (A) and (B) are AP and lateral postoperative X-rays of the distal femur demonstrating the radiolucent antibiotic impregnated cement carbon fiber interlocked nail with titanium screws. (C) and (D) are coronal and sagittal MRI STIR sequences demonstrating the absence of artifact This should allow for closer monitoring of the inflammation and disease progression.

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