Search for dissertations about: "Fractures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 456 swedish dissertations containing the word Fractures.

  1. 1. Pelvic fractures : aspects of epidemiology, acetabular fractures and sacroiliac joint disruptions

    Author : Björn Ragnarsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  2. 2. Scaphoid fractures : Studies on diagnosis and treatment

    Author : Bertil Vinnars; Bengt Gerdin; Lars Adolfsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Surgery; Scaphoid Bone; Wrist Joint; Wrist Injuries; Fracture Healing; Cost of Illness; Health Care Costs; Outcome Assessment Health Care ; Arthroplasty; Radiography; Health status; Kirurgi;

    Abstract : Scaphoid fracture is most common in young individuals of working age. Without adequate diagnosis and treatment, long-term results are poor. Operative treatment is being recommended increasingly often instead of a long time in cast, although there is no evidence-based support for its superiority. READ MORE

  3. 3. Colles' fractures : a clinical, experimental, and anatomical study

    Author : Jörgen Kongsholm; Uppsala universitet; []
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  4. 4. Trochanteric fractures : epidemiologic, operative treatment and preoperative antibiotic prophylaxis

    Author : Kitugi Samwel Nungu; Uppsala universitet; []
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  5. 5. Tibial shaft fractures : An epidemiological and clinical study

    Author : Abbas Emami; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; Tibial fractures; epidemiology; external fixation; infected nonunions; ultrasound stimulation; serum bone markers; Kirurgi; Surgery; Kirurgi; Orthopaedics; ortopedi;

    Abstract : The epidemiological features of tibial shaft fractures were studied in Uppsala during two 5-year periods. The incidence decreased in men below 20 years of age in the late 1980's compared with the early 1970's (mostly due to a reduction of fractures sustained in traffic accidents), while the incidence increased in women over 80. READ MORE