What does ORIF and IMN stand for?

  1. Pt has hip fracture and hardware failure. I found ORIF vs. IMN in his chart and couldn't figure out the procedures. Can anyone help me? Katie
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  3. by   traumaRUs
    ORIF - open reduction internal fixation

    IMN - intermedullary nailing
  4. by   LKG6
    Quote from traumaRUs
    ORIF - open reduction internal fixation

    IMN - intermedullary nailing
    Thank you. :wink2:

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