Complex tibial fractures are associated with lower social classes and predict early exit from employment and worse patient-reported QOL: a prospective observational study of 46 complex tibial fractures treated with a ring fixator

@inproceedings{Elsoe2018ComplexTF,
  title={Complex tibial fractures are associated with lower social classes and predict early exit from employment and worse patient-reported QOL: a prospective observational study of 46 complex tibial fractures treated with a ring fixator},
  author={Rasmus Elsoe and Peter Hj{\o}rringgaard Larsen and Juozas Petruskevicius and S{\o}ren V Kold},
  booktitle={Strategies in trauma and limb reconstruction},
  year={2018}
}
The long-term outcomes following complex fractures of the tibia are reported to carry a risk of knee pain, malalignment, articular injury and post-traumatic osteoarthritis. The main objective of this study was to account for the patient-reported quality of life (QOL) 12 months after ring fixator removal in patients with a complex tibial fracture. Secondary objectives included a review of the socio-economic characteristics of the patient group and the rate of return to work in the study period… CONTINUE READING
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