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Fracture Fixation

"Fracture Fixation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The use of metallic devices inserted into or through bone to hold a fracture in a set position and alignment while it heals.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Fracture Fixation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Fracture Fixation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 209 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 15 publications in 2006
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