Medical Illustration | Left Hip Injury and Surgical Repair

Case Type:

Motor Vehicle Accident 

Area of Injury:

Left Hip 

Overall Objective:

Attorney Alzugaray of Jacoby & Meyers approached TTS for assistance in demonstrating his client’s left intertrochanteric hip fracture and the open reduction, internal fixation surgery that followed. 

Our Work on the Case

Exhibit 1

Surgical illustration detailing the steps involved in the open reduction internal fixation procedure required to repair the left hip fracture. After the surgeon made an incision to expose the hip, they inserted a trochanteric nail and lag screw to lock the distal in place. 

Exhibit 2

Injury illustration showing the client’s left intertrochanteric hip fracture both prior to and subsequent to the surgical repair.