Posterior fracture dislocation of the hip from a Warrior turret injury.

Abstract

Fracture of the femoral head after hip dislocation is a relatively rare injury and is often associated with a poor functional outcome. Most result from high impact motor vehicle accidents. We report the case of a soldier who trapped his foot in a traversing Warrior turret and suffered a severe abduction injury to his hip. He sustained a Pipkin Type I… (More)

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@article{Ramasamy2006PosteriorFD, title={Posterior fracture dislocation of the hip from a Warrior turret injury.}, author={Arul Selvan Ramasamy and T P S Bhullar}, journal={Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps}, year={2006}, volume={152 4}, pages={236-8} }