Today's Daily Dose: Internal fixation

Today's Daily Dose: Internal fixation

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Mar 16, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
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“Internal fixation can be challenging in small-breed dogs or skeletally immature animals. Internal fixation improves bone alignment and cortical contact, while providing little in the way of fracture stability.”

—Peter J. Lotsikas, DVM, DACVS

From Metacarpal and metatarsal fractures: conservative or surgical management