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Tibial shaft fractures 

Tibial shaft fractures
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Tibial shaft fractures
Author(s):

S. Naidu Maripuri

and K. Mohanty

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.012057
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date: 15 December 2018

The tibia is the most commonly fractured long bone

The orthopaedic surgeon needs to be familiar with all of the management options available in order to effectively manage the simple and complex cases

Problems associated with the soft tissue envelope are frequently encountered.

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