The effect of inclement weather on ankle fracture management in an Irish trauma unit.
AffiliationDepartment of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Ireland. firstname.lastname@example.org
Local subject classificationWEATHER, SEVERE
Aged, 80 and over
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CitationO'Neill BJ et al. The effect of inclement weather on ankle fracture management in an Irish trauma unit. Ir J Med Sci. 2013, 182 (3):397-401
JournalIrish journal of medical science
AbstractIreland is unfamiliar with extreme weather conditions. Such conditions occurred in winter 2009-2010 and 2010-2011, with much of the country being affected by snow and ice. We reviewed the effect that these conditions had on the treatment of ankle fractures in our trauma unit.
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