90-90 skeletal femoral traction for femoral shaft fractures in children.

Abstract

Ninety consecutive nonpathologic traumatic fractures of the shaft of the femur in pediatric patients above 3 years of age were seen from 1972 to 1976. Patients with less than 6 months' followup, patients with concomitant trauma to the same extremity, and one patient with decerebrate rigidity were excluded from the study. This left for evluation 60 fractures… (More)

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@article{Ryan19819090SF, title={90-90 skeletal femoral traction for femoral shaft fractures in children.}, author={Jeffry R Ryan}, journal={The Journal of trauma}, year={1981}, volume={21 1}, pages={46-8} }