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Short chapters that briefly review probable outcomes for many types of fractures and dislocations. Includes tables of central points on structural and subjective impairment, disability, and handicap. This manual is mainly for surgeons and orthopedists, but a few chapters cover problems likely to be seen by general internists and family physicians, such as lumbar intervertebral disk disease, "overuse syndromes" of the hand and arm, and vibration white finger.
Prognosis in Musculoskeletal Injury: A Handbook for Doctors and Lawyers. Ann Intern Med. 1991;115:584. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-115-7-584_5
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1991;115(7):584.
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