"Ilizarov Technique" 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.
A bone fixation technique using an external fixator (FIXATORS, EXTERNAL) for lengthening limbs, correcting pseudarthroses and other deformities, and assisting the healing of otherwise hopeless traumatic or pathological fractures and infections, such as chronic osteomyelitis. The method was devised by the Russian orthopedic surgeon Gavriil Abramovich Ilizarov (1921-1992). (From Bull Hosp Jt Dis 1992 Summer;52(1):1)
- Ilizarov Technique
- Technique, Ilizarov
- Ilizarov Method
- Method, Ilizarov
- Ilizarov Technic
- Technic, Ilizarov
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Ilizarov Technique".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Ilizarov Technique".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ilizarov Technique" by people in this website by year, and whether "Ilizarov Technique" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.