PMID: 591027Aug 1, 1977

A new external fixation device for treatment of complicated fractures of the leg

Injury
S M Rezaian

Abstract

An external fixation device has been designed for rigid fixation of fragments of bone. It can be used in operations to lengthen the tibia and can be adapted to the compression fixation of fractures. This paper describes the apparatus and its use in the treatment of 10 complicated fractures.

References

Apr 1, 1976·The Journal of Trauma·E B WeisP H Curtiss

Citations

Nov 1, 1984·Injury·K M ChanP C Leung
May 1, 1978·Injury
Sep 1, 1986·Canadian Anaesthetists' Society Journal·F DonatiD R Bevan
Mar 28, 2006·Neurosurgical Review·Todd McCallWilliam T Couldwell

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