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Fractures

  • Jeremy E. Raducha
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Abstract

Fracture diagnosis, classification, and management are the foundation of almost all orthopaedic care. This chapter will expose you to the basic terms used to describe fracture types and the subsequent healing process.

Keywords

Fracture Non-union Malunion Pathologic fracture Open fracture  

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© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeremy E. Raducha
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  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityProvidenceUSA

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