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

Wolf, Jennifer Moriatis; Athwal, George S.; Shin, Alexander Y.; Dennison, David G.
May 2009
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 5, p1240
Academic Journal
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.


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