Vascular and nerve injury after knee dislocation: a systematic review.

  title={Vascular and nerve injury after knee dislocation: a systematic review.},
  author={O I Garcia Medina and Gabriel A. Arom and Michael G. Yeranosian and Frank A. Petrigliano and David R. Mcallister},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  volume={472 9},
BACKGROUND Vascular injury is a devastating complication of acute knee dislocation. However, there are wide discrepancies in the reported frequency of vascular injury after knee dislocations, as well as important differences among approaches for diagnosis of this potentially limb-threatening problem. QUESTIONS/PURPOSES We determined (1) the frequency of vascular and neurologic injury after knee dislocation and whether it varied by the type of knee dislocation, (2) the frequency with which… CONTINUE READING
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