Does the method of initial stabilisation for femoral shaft fractures have an impact on fracture healing?

C. Garving, B. Nöldemann, R. Pfeifer, C. Bley, P. Giannoudis & H.C. Pape
Questionnaire: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the time of bone healing in patients who underwent initial intramedullary nailing or external fixation compared with secondary definitive stabilisation. Methods: Data were selected from the EPOFF (European Polytrauma Studygroup on the Manag[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]