Ottawa versus Bernese: which is better?


Beceren G. N. , Yolcu S., Tomruk O., Atay T., Baykal Y. B.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.39, no.2, pp.147-150, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00068-012-0249-z
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.147-150

Abstract

Purpose Trauma of the foot and ankle is commonly seen in the emergency service. For most patients, fractures cannot be ruled out without radiography. The aim of this study is to consider these injured patients in the light of the Ottawa ankle rules and the Bernese ankle rules.