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Fracture and Dislocation Classification for Children

  • Yingze ZhangEmail author
  • Liang Shi
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Abstract

Poland first proposed the classification of epiphyseal injuries in children in 1898. In 1863, Salter-Harris divided epiphyseal injuries in children into five types, which has been widely accepted. Mercer Rang added type VI based on the classification of Salter-Harris.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of OrthopedicsThe Third Hospital of Hebei Medical UniversityShijiazhuangChina

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