Floating knee injuries: a high complication rate.

@article{Kao2010FloatingKI,
  title={Floating knee injuries: a high complication rate.},
  author={Feng-Chen Kao and Yuan-Kun Tu and Kuo-Yao Hsu and Juin-Yih Su and Cheng-Yo Yen and M Z Chou},
  journal={Orthopedics},
  year={2010},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={14}
}
Floating knee injuries are usually associated with complications and mortality, regardless of the treatment regimen. Orthopedic surgeons typically recommend various treatment regimens, especially aggressive and early stabilization of both femoral and tibial fractures. Some authors have reported that the complication and mortality rates remain high regardless of the treatment regimen used. The purpose of this retrospective study was to review the long-term results of treatments for floating knee… CONTINUE READING
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