Diagnosis of infection

Anna Maccabruni, Redento Mora

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Abstract

"Awareness of the infection and knowledge of the event of bone compromised by it are important to the surgeon weighing treatment alternatives and forms of actives intervention" [1]. However, infection developing in fractures is often difficult to diagnose and all the useful diagnostic means must be employed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonunion of the Long Bones: Diagnosis and Treatment with Compression-Distraction Techniques
PublisherSpringer Milan
Pages47-54
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)884700408X, 9788847004085
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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  • Medicine(all)

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    Maccabruni, A., & Mora, R. (2006). Diagnosis of infection. In Nonunion of the Long Bones: Diagnosis and Treatment with Compression-Distraction Techniques (pp. 47-54). Springer Milan. https://doi.org/10.1007/88-470-0409-8_5