Management of femoral vessel injuries: a 6-year single-center experience

Jason D. Sciarretta, Francisco I gor B Macedo, David J. Ebler, Gabriel Ruiz, Christian A. Otero, Louis R Pizano, Nicholas Namias

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Abstract

Femoral vessel injuries are a familiar injury treated in busy urban trauma centers. The majority of peripheral vascular injuries to the lower extremity occur most commonly to the femoral vessels. The increasing incidence of civilian violence provides an opportunity to perform a comprehensive review and management of these injuries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)86-91
Number of pages6
JournalThe American surgeon
Volume81
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

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Sciarretta, J. D., Macedo, F. I. G. B., Ebler, D. J., Ruiz, G., Otero, C. A., Pizano, L. R., & Namias, N. (2015). Management of femoral vessel injuries: a 6-year single-center experience. The American surgeon, 81(1), 86-91.