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A survey of 240 cases of fractures of the tibia treated by AO compression plating.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6735720     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A study of the recent literature on the primary plating of fractures of the tibia induced us to make a retrospective survey of the cases treated in this way at the Toscano Orthopaedic Institute of Florence. We reviewed 240 cases treated by the AO compression plating technique. The results were entirely satisfactory.
Authors:
G Grassi; P Nigrisoli; S Brandigi; A Petrini
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Italian journal of orthopaedics and traumatology     Volume:  10     ISSN:  0390-5489     ISO Abbreviation:  Ital J Orthop Traumatol     Publication Date:  1984 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-08-21     Completed Date:  1984-08-21     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7511480     Medline TA:  Ital J Orthop Traumatol     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  131-42     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Bone Plates*
Female
Fracture Fixation, Internal / adverse effects,  instrumentation,  methods*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Postoperative Care
Postoperative Complications
Recurrence
Tibia / surgery
Tibial Fractures / radiography,  surgery*

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