Incidence of pulmonary embolism following surgical treatment of metatarsal fractures.

@article{Soohoo2010IncidenceOP,
  title={Incidence of pulmonary embolism following surgical treatment of metatarsal fractures.},
  author={Nelson Fong Soohoo and Eugene Farng and David S. Zingmond},
  journal={Foot & ankle international},
  year={2010},
  volume={31 7},
  pages={600-3}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to identify the rates of readmission to the hospital for pulmonary embolism following open reduction and internal fixation of metatarsal fractures using observational, population-based data from all inpatient admissions in California over an 11-year period. MATERIALS AND METHODS We identified patients undergoing open reduction and internal fixation of a metatarsal fracture in the years 1995 to 2005 as inpatients using California's discharge database… CONTINUE READING

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