Assessment of Fracture Repair.

  title={Assessment of Fracture Repair.},
  author={Gillian E Cook and Brent D. Bates and Paul Tornetta and Michael D. McKee and Saam Morshed and Gerard P Slobogean and Emil H. Schemitsch},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic trauma},
  volume={29 Suppl 12},
Assessment of fracture union is a critical concept in clinical orthopaedics; however, there is no established "gold standard" for fracture healing. This review provides an overview of the problems related to the assessment of fracture healing, examines currently available tools to determine union, discusses the role of functional outcomes in the assessment… CONTINUE READING