Complicated open fractures of the distal tibia treated by secondary interlocking nailing.

@article{Wu1993ComplicatedOF,
  title={Complicated open fractures of the distal tibia treated by secondary interlocking nailing.},
  author={Cheng-Ta Wu and C. H. Shih},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={1993},
  volume={34 6},
  pages={792-6}
}
From January 1987 through December 1990, 28 consecutive distal tibial complicated open fractures in adults treated with primary external fixation and secondary closed Grosse-Kempf interlocking nails were prospectively studied and followed up for at least 1 year. All fractures were type IIIb open fractures and local soft-tissue coverage was performed at 3 to… CONTINUE READING