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Risk Factors of Lima et al for Infection of an Open Fracture Involving the Lower Extremity

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Infectious Diseases
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
General Surgery & Anesthesiology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

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Lima et al evaluated risk factors for infection following an open fracture involving the lower extremity. This can help identify patients who may require more aggressive management and closer monitoring to prevent infection. The authors are fro the General Hospital of Sao Paulo University in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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