Rib fractures

References

Key articles

British Orthopaedic Association. British Orthopaedic Association standards for trauma: the management of blunt chest wall trauma. April 2016 [internet publication].Full text

Williams A, Bigham C, Marchbank A. Anaesthetic and surgical management of rib fractures. BJA Educ. 2020 Oct;20(10):332-40.Full text  Abstract

Royal College of Anaesthetists. Raising the standards: RCoA quality improvement compendium. Chapter 4: emergency anaesthesia. September 2020 [internet publication].Full text

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Insertion of metal rib reinforcements to stabilise a flail chest wall. October 2010. [internet publication].Full text

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