Orthopaedic war injuries: recent developments in treatment and research.

Dana C. Covey, Roy K. Aaron, Martin F. Baechler, Christopher T. Born, Deborah Mc K. Ciombor, James A. Keeney, Andrew W. Mack, Michael T. Mazurek, Mark W. Richardson, Alexander Y. Shin, Michael A. Thompson

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Abstract

Musculoskeletal injury is the most common type of injury among survivors of combat trauma, and combat-related trauma is challenging for an orthopaedic surgeon to treat. Methods of treatment are evolving, but significant gaps remain as knowledge of civilian trauma is extrapolated to combat trauma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)117-129
Number of pages13
JournalInstructional course lectures
Volume58
StatePublished - 2009

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Covey, D. C., Aaron, R. K., Baechler, M. F., Born, C. T., Ciombor, D. M. K., Keeney, J. A., Mack, A. W., Mazurek, M. T., Richardson, M. W., Shin, A. Y., & Thompson, M. A. (2009). Orthopaedic war injuries: recent developments in treatment and research. Instructional course lectures, 58, 117-129.