CHRISMED Journal of Health and Research

MISSION HOSPITAL SECTION
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 379--382

Nonoperative management of adult femoral shaft fracture using the principle of controlled collapse in mission hospital in Central India


Deeptiman James 
 Department of Orthopedics, Christian Hospital Mungeli, Mungeli, Chhattisgarh, India

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Deeptiman James
Department of Orthopedics, Christian Hospital Mungeli, Mungeli - 495 334, Chhattisgarh
India

Operative as well as non operative treatment methods have been described for management of femoral shaft fracture in adults. Non operative management of adult femoral shaft fracture is uncommon as operative management has better functional outcome. This report highlights the use of non operative method, described more than 60 years ago, to successfully manage adult femoral shaft fracture in a mission hospital located in a resource limited part of the country.


How to cite this article:
James D. Nonoperative management of adult femoral shaft fracture using the principle of controlled collapse in mission hospital in Central India.CHRISMED J Health Res 2015;2:379-382


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James D. Nonoperative management of adult femoral shaft fracture using the principle of controlled collapse in mission hospital in Central India. CHRISMED J Health Res [serial online] 2015 [cited 2019 Sep 22 ];2:379-382
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