The Biology of Fracture Healing in Long Bones

Chapter

Abstract

McKibbin B.

Keywords

Migration Prostaglandin Hunt 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedics and TraumaRoyal Liverpool University HospitalLiverpoolUK

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