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Publication Name World Journal of Orthopedics
Manuscript ID 17355
Country/Territory United Kingdom
2015-03-03 08:07
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2015-04-28 23:30
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2015-05-25 12:02
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ISSN 2218-5836 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Category Orthopedics
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Cost analysis and outcomes of simple elbow dislocations
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Michalis Panteli, Ippokratis Pountos, Nikolaos K Kanakaris, Theodoros H Tosounidis and Peter V Giannoudis
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Michalis Panteli, MD, MRCS (Eng), Clinical Research Fellow, Honorary Lecturer, Academic Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, Clarendon Wing, Level A, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom. michalispanteli@gmail.com
Keywords Elbow dislocations; Simple; Management; Outcome; Cost analysis
Core Tip Our study demonstrates that prolonged immobilisation following simple elbow dislocations may lead to detrimental effects. We therefore stress the need for increased vigilance to the duration of immobilisation and that every effort should be taken to ensure that without associated fractures, the elbow should not be immobilised for more than three weeks. In addition, our study supports that the direct medical cost from treating these injuries may be substantial regardless of the type of treatment, and this should be known both by commissioners and providers of health care.
Publish Date 2015-08-20 08:24
Citation Panteli M, Pountos I, Kanakaris NK, Tosounidis TH, Giannoudis PV. Cost analysis and outcomes of simple elbow dislocations. World J Orthop 2015; 6(7): 513-520
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-5836/full/v6/i7/513.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5312/wjo.v6.i7.513
Full Article (PDF) WJO-6-513.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJO-6-513.doc
Manuscript File 17355-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 17355-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 17355-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 17355-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 17355-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 17355-Copyright assignment.pdf
Data Sharing Statement 17355-Data sharing statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 17355-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Peer-review Report 17355-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 17355-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 17355-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 17355-Scientific editor work list.pdf