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Open Access 28.11.2022 | Original Article

Treatment of tibial bone defects: pilot analysis of direct medical costs between distraction osteogenesis with an Ilizarov frame and the Masquelet technique

Successful management of bone defects remains a significant clinical challenge. Whether attributed to acute bone loss (occurring in 11.4% of severe open fractures) [ 1 ], resections for bone tumors, nonunions, or infections [ 2 ], they require …

Open Access 27.11.2022 | Original Article

Cardiovascular parameters on computed tomography are independently associated with in-hospital complications and outcomes in level-1 trauma patients

In the Netherlands, over 19,000 patients were admitted to a level-1 trauma center in 2017 [ 1 ]. In-hospital complication rates in level-1 trauma patients vary between 4.2 and 24.7% and are associated with prolonged stay, higher costs, and …

27.11.2022 | Original Article

Computed tomographic bone mineral density is independently associated with adverse in-hospital outcomes in Dutch level-1 trauma patients

In the past decades, trauma care has improved to the extent that early presentation generally results in successful outcomes, especially when neurological injuries are limited [ 1 , 2 ]. Even though most patients might survive the initial trauma …

Open Access 25.11.2022 | Review Article

The relation between surgical approaches for pelvic ring and acetabular fractures and postoperative complications: a systematic review

Pelvic fractures including pelvic ring and acetabular fractures, represent a broad spectrum of injuries. Minor pelvic ring or acetabular fractures are usually the result of low energy trauma, while major pelvic ring fractures mainly result from …

24.11.2022 | Original Article

Radial head distalisation with an external ring fixator as a therapy option in children with chronic posttraumatic radiocapitellar dislocations

Monteggia fractures constitute 1–2% of all fractures in children [ 1 ]. The classic Monteggia injury is defined as an ulnar shaft fracture with radial head dislocation [ 2 ], and these injuries are classified according to Bado [ 3 ]. Radial head …

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This international English-language journal offers an interdisciplinary forum for the scientific exchange between research and hospital. Coverage includes surveys and original papers on diagnostics and therapy. In addition to classic orthopedic traumatology all related fields are considered: critical care medicine, neurotraumatology, new materials, tissue engineering, and more.

The European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery is the official publication of the European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES).
Incorporating the International Journal of Disaster Medicine.

European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Volume 23/1997 - Volume 48/2022
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
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