Removal of osteosynthesis materials (e.g. screws, plates, nails and wires) used to treat bone fractures

Prediger B, Mathes T, Pieper D
Record ID 32018000308
Original Title: Entfernung von osteosynthesematerialien (z.B. Schrauben, Platten, Nägel, Drähte), die zur behandlung von knochenbrüchen eingesetzt werden
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2019
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Other
Country: Switzerland
MeSH Terms
  • Fractures, Bone
  • Fracture Fixation, Internal
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Fracture Healing
  • Prostheses and Implants
  • Device Removal
  • Internal Fixators
  • Biocompatible Materials
Organisation Name: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH)
Contact Address: Federal Office of Public Health, Schwarzenburgstrasse 157, CH-3003 Berne, Switzerland
Contact Name: Stephanie Vollenweider
Contact Email:
Copyright: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health
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