External Fixation by Locking Plate as a Definitive Treatment of Tibial Distal Metaphyseal Fractures

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To Cite : Arfa A, Mortazavi S M J, Dehghani Firoozabadi M J, Zarei M. External Fixation by Locking Plate as a Definitive Treatment of Tibial Distal Metaphyseal Fractures, J Orthop Spine Trauma. 2017 ;3(1):e14327. doi: 10.5812/jost.14327.
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Abstract
1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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