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Evidence for the Best Treatment for Displaced Intra-articular Calcaneal Fractures.
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PMID:  20819683     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In conclusion, this clinical scenario has proved to be a clinic conundrum. Unfortunately the surgical team may focus on the fracture and may overlook significant patient characteristics that could help in guiding optimal patient care. Operative management is the treatment of choice as long as complications can be minimized. Nonoperative care can lead to succes- ful results in select patients in a high percentage of cases. Percutaneous fixation and arthroscopic reduction are new are- as for scientific study. Key words: calcaneus intraarticular fracture, treatment options.
Authors:
R E Buckley
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta chirurgiae orthopaedicae et traumatologiae Cechoslovaca     Volume:  77     ISSN:  0001-5415     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2010  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-9-7     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0407123     Medline TA:  Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  179-185     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Orthopaedic Surgery, Foothils Center, Calgary, Canada.
Vernacular Title:
Doklady a fakta pro optimální lécení dislokovaných intraartikulárních zlomenin patní kosti.
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