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WHO | The burden of road traffic crashes, injuries and deaths in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis

article published in July 2016 Source: WHO | The burden of road traffic crashes, injuries and deaths in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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Traumatic injuries among adult obese patients in southern Taiwan: a cross-sectional study based…

The adverse impact of obesity has been extensively studied in the general population; however, the added risk of obesity on trauma-related mortality remains controversial.

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“Floating shoulder” injuries

“Floating shoulder” is a rare injury complex resulting from high-energy blunt force trauma to the shoulder, resulting in scapulothoracic dissociation.

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