Rescue and treatment of severely injured lower extremities.


OBJECTIVE To explore a treatment approach for severely injured lower extremities. METHODS The data of 42 patients with severely traumatic lower extremities from 1989 to 1999 were retrospectively reviewed. According to MESS (mangled extremity severity score) the mean score of all the limbs was 6.24+/-1.45, 34 cases had MESS score < 7 and 8 cases had MESS… (More)


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@article{Guo2005RescueAT, title={Rescue and treatment of severely injured lower extremities.}, author={Qi-feng Guo and Zhong-he Xu}, journal={Chinese journal of traumatology = Zhonghua chuang shang za zhi}, year={2005}, volume={8 2}, pages={81-5} }