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Association between the Orthopaedic Trauma Society classification of open fractures and economic costs

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Aims: The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between the Orthopaedic Trauma Society (OTS) classification of open fractures and economic costs.

Methods: Resource use was measured during the six months that followed open fractures of the lower limb in 748 adults recruited as part of two large clinical trials within the UK Major Trauma Research Network. Resource inputs were valued using unit costs drawn from primary and sec...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1302/0301-620X.104B3.BJJ-2021-1237.R1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5876-9363
Publisher:
British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery
Journal:
Bone and Joint Journal More from this journal
Volume:
104-B
Issue:
3
Pages:
408-412
Publication date:
2022-03-01
Acceptance date:
2021-12-08
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EISSN:
2049-4408
ISSN:
2049-4394
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1222784
Local pid:
pubs:1222784
Deposit date:
2021-12-09

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