Absorbable plates for rib fracture repair: Preliminary experience

John C. Mayberry, John T. Terhes, Thomas J. Ellis, Sandra Wanek, Richard J. Mullins

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    Background: Absorbable prostheses are currently used in a variety of bone reconstructions and fixations.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)835-839
    Number of pages5
    JournalJournal of Trauma
    Issue number5
    StatePublished - Nov 2003


    • Absorbable plates
    • Repair
    • Rib fracture

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Surgery
    • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine


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