Femur fractures and the patient with multiple injuries

Femur fractures and the patient with multiple injuries

Brandon J. Yuan, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, talks about the history of lower extremity long bone injuries in the trauma patient as well as the relationship of the long bone fracture to the overall physiology of the patient with multiple injuries. He also explains the rationale for early versus delayed definitive fixation.


Published

February 28, 2020

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Mayo Clinic