oa South African Medical Journal - Pre-hospital management of the fractured femur using the Tauranga Thomas Splint

Volume 48, Issue 19
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



Two aspects of the early management of the fractured femur are discussed: firstly the immediate treatment in the pre-hospital phase and secondly the transportation of this injury case over a long distance where necessary.

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