The short musculoskeletal functional assessment (SMFA) score amongst surgical patients with reconstructive lower limb injuries in war wounded civilians

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/337714
Title:
The short musculoskeletal functional assessment (SMFA) score amongst surgical patients with reconstructive lower limb injuries in war wounded civilians
Authors:
Teicher, C; Foote, N L; Al Ani, A M K; Alras, M S; Alqassab, S I; Baron, E; Ahmed, K; Herard, P; Fakhri, R M
Journal:
Injury
Abstract:
The MSF programme in Jordan provides specialized reconstructive surgical care to war-wounded civilians in the region. The short musculoskeletal functional assessment score (SMFA) provides a method for quantitatively assessing functional status following orthopaedic trauma. In June 2010 the Amman team established SMFA as the standard for measuring patients' functional status. The objective of this retrospective study is to evaluate whether the SMFA scores can be useful for patients with chronic war injuries.
Publisher:
Elsevier
Issue Date:
24-Oct-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/337714
DOI:
10.1016/j.injury.2014.10.003
PubMed ID:
25458065
Language:
en
ISSN:
1879-0267
Appears in Collections:
Surgery

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dc.contributor.authorTeicher, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorFoote, N Len_GB
dc.contributor.authorAl Ani, A M Ken_GB
dc.contributor.authorAlras, M Sen_GB
dc.contributor.authorAlqassab, S Ien_GB
dc.contributor.authorBaron, Een_GB
dc.contributor.authorAhmed, Ken_GB
dc.contributor.authorHerard, Pen_GB
dc.contributor.authorFakhri, R Men_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-12-30T23:55:19Z-
dc.date.available2014-12-30T23:55:19Z-
dc.date.issued2014-10-24-
dc.identifier.citationThe short musculoskeletal functional assessment (SMFA) score amongst surgical patients with reconstructive lower limb injuries in war wounded civilians. 2014, 45 (12):1996-2001 Injuryen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1879-0267-
dc.identifier.pmid25458065-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.injury.2014.10.003-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/337714-
dc.description.abstractThe MSF programme in Jordan provides specialized reconstructive surgical care to war-wounded civilians in the region. The short musculoskeletal functional assessment score (SMFA) provides a method for quantitatively assessing functional status following orthopaedic trauma. In June 2010 the Amman team established SMFA as the standard for measuring patients' functional status. The objective of this retrospective study is to evaluate whether the SMFA scores can be useful for patients with chronic war injuries.en_GB
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherElsevieren_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Injuryen_GB
dc.titleThe short musculoskeletal functional assessment (SMFA) score amongst surgical patients with reconstructive lower limb injuries in war wounded civiliansen
dc.identifier.journalInjuryen_GB

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