TITLE

Acute Trauma to the Upper Extremity: What to Do and When to Do It

AUTHOR(S)
Wolf, Jennifer Moriatis; Athwal, George S.; Shin, Alexander Y.; Dennison, David G.
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 5, p1240
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of information that orthopedic surgeons can use to successfully manage patients who present with acute trauma to their upper extremities. Information is presented which is concerned with the treatment of humeral shaft fractures, distal humeral fractures, fracture dislocations of the elbow and other injuries.
ACCESSION #
39658516

 

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