The Ortho-Plastic Approach to Soft Tissue Management in Trauma

@inproceedings{Jordan2014TheO,
  title={ The Ortho-Plastic Approach to Soft Tissue Management in Trauma},
  author={Daniel John Jordan and Marco N. Malahias and Wasim Sardar Khan and Sandip Hindocha},
  booktitle={The open orthopaedics journal},
  year={2014}
}
Fractures with associated soft tissue injuries, or those termed 'open,' are not uncommon. There has been much discussion regarding there management, with the guidance from the combined British Orthopaedic Association and British Association and Aesthetic Surgeons teams widely accepted as the gold level of therapy. We aim to discuss the current evidence about the initial management of this group of injuries, taking a journey from arrival in the accident and emergency department through to the… CONTINUE READING