A variety of methods are available for managing lower extremity fractures, and the choice depends upon the patients age/amount of growth remaining, whether the fracture involves a physis or is intra-articular, the availability of resources, and experience of the surgeon.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Global Orthopedics: Caring for Musculoskeletal Conditions and Injuries in Austere Settings|
|Publisher||Springer New York|
|Number of pages||16|
|ISBN (Print)||9781461415787, 1461415772, 9781461415770|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2014|
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