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Weight-bearing in ankle fractures: An audit of UK practice.

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Summary of "Weight-bearing in ankle fractures: An audit of UK practice."

The purpose of this national study was to audit the weight-bearing practice of orthopaedic services in the National Health Service (NHS) in the treatment of operatively and non-operatively treated ankle fractures.

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Name: Foot (Edinburgh, Scotland)
ISSN: 1532-2963
Pages: 28-36

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Fractures of any of the bones of the ANKLE.

The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially those in the spine, hip, knee, and foot.

Harm or hurt to the ankle or ankle joint usually inflicted by an external source.

Fractures of the short, constricted portion of the thigh bone between the femur head and the trochanters. It excludes intertrochanteric fractures which are HIP FRACTURES.

Fractures of the FEMUR HEAD; the FEMUR NECK; (FEMORAL NECK FRACTURES); the trochanters; or the inter- or subtrochanteric region. Excludes fractures of the acetabulum and fractures of the femoral shaft below the subtrochanteric region (FEMORAL FRACTURES).

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