TITLE

Joint and Long-Bone Gunshot Injuries

AUTHOR(S)
Dougherty, Paul J.; Vaidya, Rahul; Silverton, Craig D.; Bartlett, Craig; Najibi, Soheil
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Apr2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 4, p980
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the orthopedic treatment of joint and long-bone gunshot injuries. A discussion of the difficulties that are associated with providing medical care and orthopedic surgery to gunshot wound victims, and of the prevalence of non-military gunshot wounds in the U.S., is presented.
ACCESSION #
37614992

 

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