A simple practical protocol for care of metal-skin interface of external fixation.

Abstract

Patients treated with external fixation for limb reconsturciton or fracture stabilization equire regular and prolongedperiod of pin-tract care involving frequent visits to clinic and dressing traditionally carried out by trained nurses or medical assistants. A simple method of do-it-yourself dressing was introduced in our institution and this study was… (More)

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@article{Saw2006ASP, title={A simple practical protocol for care of metal-skin interface of external fixation.}, author={Anne Saw and C. K. Chan and R Penafort and S Sengupta}, journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia}, year={2006}, volume={61 Suppl A}, pages={62-5} }