Chapter

Case 11

Harutomo Hasegawa, Matthew Crocker and Pawan Singh Minhas

in Oxford Case Histories in Neurosurgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2013 | ISBN: 9780199599837
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191753503 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199599837.003.0011

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 11

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Neurosurgery
  • Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Clinical Radiology

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

A 32-year-old man is brought into the emergency department as a trauma call. He was a cyclist who had crossed a red traffic light and was hit by a car. He was not wearing a helmet and landed directly on his head. He was immediately unable to move his legs and his spine was immobilized by the attending ambulance crew. He has an open fracture of his left tibia.

Chapter.  1622 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurosurgery ; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery ; Clinical Radiology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.