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A comparison of the cost-effectiveness of intramedullary nail fixation and locking plate fixation in the treatment of adult patients with an extra-articular fracture of the distal tibia

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Aim The aim of this study was to compare the cost-effectiveness of intramedullary nail fixation and ‘locking’ plate fixation in the treatment of extra-articular fractures of the distal tibia. Patients and Methods An economic evaluation was conducted from the perspective of the United Kingdom National Health Service (NHS) and personal social services (PSS), based on evidence from the Fixation of Distal Tibia Fractures (UK FixDT) multicentre parallel trial. Da... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1302/0301-620X.100B5.BJJ-2017-1329.R2

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University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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NDORMS
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Grant:
Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme (project number 11/136/04)
Publisher:
British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery Publisher's website
Journal:
Bone and Joint Journal Journal website
Volume:
100-B
Issue:
5
Pages:
624–633
Publication date:
2018-04-27
Acceptance date:
2018-02-01
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EISSN:
2049-4408
ISSN:
2049-4394
Pubs id:
pubs:822206
URN:
uri:e74ecd4e-9ccc-4d6a-bdea-5054fdf13270
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uuid:e74ecd4e-9ccc-4d6a-bdea-5054fdf13270
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pubs:822206

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