Heterotopic Ossification & Venous Thromboembolism

  • Published 2015


Heterotopic ossification (HO) is the formation of pathologic bone within soft tissues, often muscle tissues, where bone formation does not usually occur (Watanabe & Sant 2001). The incidence of HO in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) has been reported to range from 11–77% but is clinically relevant in 10–20% (Dizdar et al. 2013; Garland et al. 1980… (More)


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@inproceedings{2015HeterotopicO, title={Heterotopic Ossification & Venous Thromboembolism}, author={}, year={2015} }