TITLE

Thomas splint

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2176
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Thomas splint" is presented. It refers to a splint used in treating fractures of the upper leg. It consists of a proximal ring to which two steel rods are attached.
ACCESSION #
21248499

 

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