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What does ORIF stand for?

ORIF stands for Open Reduction Internal Fixation (medical procedure)

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Open Reduction Internal Fixation with Locking Plate With the advent of locked plates, this technology was applied to the proximal humerus to provide the advantages of a fixed-angled implant without the difficulties and limitations of first generation fixed angle (blade plate) fixation.
Apergis and colleagues (13) performed a study where 20 patients were treated by open reduction internal fixation (ORIF) and eight patients by closed reduction and casting.