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Role of Liberal Primary Fasciotomy in Traumatic Vascular Injury

Farooq Ahmad Ganie 1 , * , Hafeezulla Lone 1 , Mohd Lateef Wani 1 , Farooq Ahmad Dar 1 , Nasiru- din Wani 1 and Shadab Nabi Wani 1
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1 Department of Resident Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, SKIMS Soura, Srinagar, India
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  • Trauma Monthly: July 31, 2012, 17 (2); 287-290
  • Published Online: July 31, 2012
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 1, 2012
  • Revised: June 5, 2012
  • Accepted: June 9, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.5368

To Cite: Ahmad Ganie F, Lone H, Wani M L, Ahmad Dar F, Wani N D, et al. Role of Liberal Primary Fasciotomy in Traumatic Vascular Injury, Trauma Mon. 2012 ; 17(2):287-290. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.5368.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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