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Introduction to Skeletal Radiology

  • Gaurav Jyoti Bansal
  • Vineet Bhat
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Abstract

Orthopaedic surgery has developed tremendously over the last 100 years. The development of anaesthesia, aseptic techniques and radiological imaging were paramount in the progress of orthopaedic surgery. The extraordinary array of instruments and implants available to the orthopaedic surgeon today would have been inconceivable few decades previously.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gaurav Jyoti Bansal
    • 1
  • Vineet Bhat
    • 2
  1. 1.Board University Hospital, Llandough Cardiff and Vale University Health BoardCardiffUK
  2. 2.University Hospital of WalesCardiffUK

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