Joint and Long-Bone Gunshot Injuries

Dougherty, Paul J.; Vaidya, Rahul; Silverton, Craig D.; Bartlett, Craig; Najibi, Soheil
April 2009
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Apr2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 4, p980
Academic Journal
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.


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