Anterior pelvic external fixator versus subcutaneous internal fixator in the treatment of anterior ring pelvic fractures.

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OBJECTIVES To compare the short-term results of anterior pelvic external fixation (APEF) versus anterior pelvic internal fixation (APIF) applied subcutaneously in the context of surgical treatment of pelvic ring injuries. DESIGN A single center retrospective chart review. SETTING A level 1 trauma center. METHODS A consecutive series of 48 patients who… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/BOT.0b013e3182410577

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