Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma: An Evidence-Based Approach.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

The management of pediatric fractures has evolved over the past several decades, and many injuries that were previously being managed nonoperatively are now being treated surgically. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons has developed clinical guidelines to help guide decision making and streamline patient care for certain injuries, but many topics remain controversial. This article analyzes the evidence regarding management of 5 of the most common and controversial injuries in pediatric orthopedics today.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hubbard, EW; Riccio, AI

Published Date

  • April 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 49 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 195 - 210

PubMed ID

  • 29499821

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-1373

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ocl.2017.11.008


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States