Anterior subcutaneous internal fixation for treatment of unstable pelvic fractures

@inproceedings{Scheyerer2014AnteriorSI,
  title={Anterior subcutaneous internal fixation for treatment of unstable pelvic fractures},
  author={M J Scheyerer and Stefan M. Zimmermann and Georg Osterhoff and Simon Tiziani and Hans-Peter Simmen and Guido A. Wanner and Cl{\`e}ment ML Werner},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2014}
}
BackgroundFractures of the pelvic ring including disruption of the posterior elements in high-energy trauma have both high morbidity and mortality rates. For some injury pattern part of the initial resuscitation includes either external fixation or plate fixation to close the pelvic ring and decrease blood loss. In certain situations – especially when associated with abdominal trauma and the need to perform laparotomies – both techniques may put the patient at risk of either pintract or deep… CONTINUE READING

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