Diagnosis and management of scaphoid fractures: a literature review

David Hunter

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Abstract

The scaphoid is the most frequently fractured carpal bone, accounting for 71per cent of all carpal bone fractures and between 2 and 7per cent of all orthopaedic fractures (McNally etal 2004).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)22-26
Number of pages5
JournalEmergency nurse : the journal of the RCN Accident and Emergency Nursing Association
Volume13
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes

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Carpal Bones
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Diagnosis and management of scaphoid fractures : a literature review. / Hunter, David.

In: Emergency nurse : the journal of the RCN Accident and Emergency Nursing Association, Vol. 13, No. 7, 2005, p. 22-26.

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