alexa Femoral shaft fractures in brain-injured children.


Orthopedic & Muscular System: Current Research

Author(s): Fry K, Hoffer MM, Brink J

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Abstract Thirty-nine head injured, initially comatose children with 44 femoral shaft fractures were treated by various methods. Thirty-two eventually ambulated. Tibial skeletal traction and skin traction were ineffective methods of management. Internal fixation or distal femoral traction are advised.
This article was published in J Trauma and referenced in Orthopedic & Muscular System: Current Research

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