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Supracondylar fractures of the femur 

Supracondylar fractures of the femur
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Supracondylar fractures of the femur
Author(s):

Wingrove T. Jarvis

and Ananda M. Nanu

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.012054
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date: 05 December 2019

Supracondylar fractures of the femur are seen in the young (high energy) and the old (low energy). Both groups have their own specific problems

The advantages and disadvantages of each surgical option must be considered in relation to the individual patient and their fracture pattern.

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