Open fractures of the femur in children: analysis of various treatment methods.

@article{Allison2011OpenFO,
  title={Open fractures of the femur in children: analysis of various treatment methods.},
  author={Patrick B Allison and No{\'e}mi Dahan-Oliel and Victor T Jando and Stephen Su Yang and Reggie Cherine Hamdy},
  journal={Journal of children's orthopaedics},
  year={2011},
  volume={5 2},
  pages={101-8}
}
PURPOSE To describe the demographic and clinical characteristics of children who presented with open femur fractures. METHODS A retrospective chart review of all children treated for open femur fractures at the McGill University Health Center between 1980 and 2009 was conducted. Thirty-seven patients (28 males and 9 females) were identified. Union was… CONTINUE READING