The management of distal femoral fractures: a literature review
Orthopaedics and Trauma, 08/17/2012
Obakponovwe O et al. – The majority of cases will make an uneventful recovery but severe functional impairment and permanent disability may result from the more severe injuries, with mal–union and limb shortening compromising functional outcome. Hence, specialist care for these patients should always be considered, if this service is available.