Surgical rib fixation

Other literature type English OPEN
Marasco, Silvana;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Monash University
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.4225/03/58a52040d7543
  • Subject: rib fracture injuries | rib fixation surgery | 2014 | thesis(doctorate) | ethesis-20140917-084318 | Uncategorized | monash:130698 | flail chest | 1959.1/980532 | restricted access
    mesheuropmc: musculoskeletal system | musculoskeletal diseases

Traumatic rib fracture injuries are being seen with increasing frequency in the hospital setting. They are often associated with other severe injuries and frequently require admission. The most severe form of rib fracture injury, flail chest, has a mortality of up to 33... View more
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