Impact of urethral injury management on the treatment and outcome of concurrent pelvic fractures.

@article{Mayher2001ImpactOU,
  title={Impact of urethral injury management on the treatment and outcome of concurrent pelvic fractures.},
  author={Brant E Mayher and James L Guyton and Jeffrey R. Gingrich},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2001},
  volume={57 3},
  pages={439-42}
}
OBJECTIVES Multiple treatment options exist for concurrent posterior urethral trauma and pelvic fractures. Because of the increased risk of contamination, the surgical repair of fractures may be prohibited by suprapubic urologic catheters. To characterize the incidence and long-term outcomes of these management conflicts, we reviewed our experience with… CONTINUE READING