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A qualitative study of patient experience of an open fracture of the lower limb during acute care

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Aims

The aim of this study was to explore the patients’ experience of recovery from open fracture of the lower limb in acute care.

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A purposeful sample of 20 participants with a mean age of 40 years (20 to 82) (16 males, four females) were interviewed a mean of 12 days (five to 35) after their first surgical intervention took place between July 2012 and July 2013 in two National Health Service (NHS) trusts in England, United Kingdo...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1302/0301-620x.100b4.bjj-2017-0891.r1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8857-5743
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Wadham College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4349-7195
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-3644-1388
Publisher:
British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery Publisher's website
Journal:
Bone and Joint Journal Journal website
Volume:
100-B
Issue:
4
Pages:
522-526
Publication date:
2018-04-09
Acceptance date:
2018-01-17
DOI:
ISSN:
2049-4394 and 2049-4408
Pmid:
29629594
Source identifiers:
843399
Language:
English
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pubs:843399
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uuid:845654e1-fd3e-4966-9c3c-06643eb19d9e
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pubs:843399
Deposit date:
2018-07-11

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