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Fractures, Open

Known as: Fracture, Open, Fracture, Compound, fracture opened 
A traumatic break to the bone in which the continuity of the bone has broken through the skin.
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
The IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY (GtoPdb, http://www.guidetopharmacology.org) provides expert-curated molecular interactions… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Gas production from the Barnett Shale relies on hydraulic fracture stimulation. Natural opening-mode fractures reactivate during… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In 673 open fractures of long bones (tibia and fibula, femur, radius and ulna, and humerus) treated from 1955 to 1968 at Hennepin… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background: The treatment of open fractures of the tibial shaft is often complicated by delayed union and nonunion. The objective… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
We performed a retrospective review of the case notes of 84 consecutive patients who had suffered a severe (Gustilo IIIb or IIIc… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Although cryopreservation of certain mammalian embryos is now a routine procedure, considerable differences of efficiency exist… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Seventy-seven infections in 1104 open fracture wounds were evaluated to identify those factors that predisposed to infection… 
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Between 1976-1979, 87 Type III open fractures (in 75 patients) were treated at the Hennepin County Medical Center. Factors… 
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The validity of the cubic law for laminar flow of fluids through open fractures consisting of parallel planar plates has been…