Affiliation: Exponent Inc
- Hardware removal after fracture fixation procedures in the femurScott Lovald
Exponent, Inc, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:282-7. 2012..The study aims were to determine the percentage of fixation procedures that result in hardware removal in a single year and to assess differences in the likelihood for hardware removal procedures using patient characteristics...
- Complications and hardware removal after open reduction and internal fixation of humeral fracturesScott Lovald
Exponent, Inc, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Trauma 70:1273-7; discussion 1277-8. 2011..The purpose of this study was to review internal fixation of humerus fractures using a large national database and assess the incidence of implant removal procedures based on patient characteristics...
- National hardware removal rate associated with internal fixation of facial fracturesJean Hanson
PhDx Systems, Inc, 1001 University Blvd SE, Suite 103, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 69:1152-8. 2011..There has not been a broad national examination of complications and demographics of facial trauma reduction procedures. The literature has reported acceptable and unacceptable hardware removal rates in localized populations...