Why do fractures of long bones heal faster in patients with coexisting brain injury? Bartosz Mańkowski, Krzysztof Słowiński Ortop Traumatol Rehabil 2003; 5(4):539-544 ICID: 11036
Article type: Review article
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Healing of fractured long bones is faster in patients with coexisting brain injury. This phenomenon has been observed for many years but it is not clearly explained. So far it has not been settled if the problem has its origin in Central Nervous System or represents systemic response on a severe trauma. The following article presents the literature review concerning this issue.
ICID 11036 PMID 18034058 - click here to show this article in PubMed