TITLE

Induced Membranes A Staged Technique of Bone-Grafting for Segmental Bone Loss

AUTHOR(S)
Keen-Wai Chong; Cohn Yi-Loong Woon; Merng-Koon Wong
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;3/16/2011 Supplement, Vol. 93-A, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study a 20-year old woman who sustained an open diaphyseal fracture of the left tibia after she was hit by an automobile. It states that the woman loss soft-tissue envelope in medial, anterior, and posterior parts of the legs. It mentions that the patient had undergone a surgery in which her external fixator and pins are removed and placed the limb in a plaster cast for two weeks. It adds that after the operation, she was not allowed to bear weight on her limb.
ACCESSION #
59392979

 

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