TITLE

Salvage of a Below-the-Knee Amputation Level Following a Type-IIIB Open Tibial Fracture

AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, Steven J.; Newman, Justin; Ozer, Kagan; Smith, Wade; Gurunluoglu, Raffi
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Dec2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 12, p2769
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case report of the salvage of a below-the-knee amputation level in a 15-year-old girl following a type III-B open tibial fracture. The medical history of the patient, the cause of the injury and the details of the surgical procedure are provided. The paper also provides relevant photographs and diagrams.
ACCESSION #
31710476

 

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