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Obese children more likely to have complex elbow fractures, further complications

Pediatric obesity is currently an epidemic, with the prevalence having quadruped over the last 25 years. Among other complications, obese children who sustain a supracondylar humeral (above the elbow) fracture can be expected to have more complex fractures and experience more postoperative complications than children of a normal weight, research shows.

Fuente : http://feeds.sciencedaily.com/~r/sciencedaily/~3/p...

Lunes, 10 de Febrero 2014
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