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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0228
Name: Femoral Derotational Osteotomy (Diaphyseal) Fixation Type for Right Side
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value
Definition:

Proximal Femoral Derotational Osteotomy Fixation: surgical procedure to correct specific deformities of the femur.
Flexible Intramedullary Nails: surgical treatment for pediatric femur fractures- nails are flexible
Locked Intramedullary Nails: surgical treatment for pediatric femur fractures-nails are locked
Plate and screw construct: surgical treatment for pediatric femur fractures- plates and screws are utilized

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Flexible Intramedullary Nails
2 Locked Intramedullary Nails
3 Plate and Screw Construct
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
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