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Fracture classification

Thomas A. DeCoster

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print August 2011 | ISBN: 9780199550647
Published online April 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199608249 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.012001

Series: Oxford Textbooks

Fracture classification

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The 2007 OTA Comprehensive Classification of Fractures and Dislocations is recommended as the standard for fracture classification

Practitioners should be aware of the limited reliability and reproducibility of fracture classifications.

Chapter.  3166 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

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