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Assessing Donor Site Complications of Iliac Crest Bone Graft in Treatment of Scaphoid Nonunion

Davod Jafari 1 , Hassan Ghandhari 1 , Mahdi Abbaszadeh 1 , Samad Joudi 1 , Payam Hassany Shariat Panahy 2 and Mohammad Reza Bahaeddini 1 , *
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1 Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 University of Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
Article information
  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: August 2016, 3 (3); e6451
  • Published Online: July 24, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 18, 2016
  • Revised: May 11, 2016
  • Accepted: July 8, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/soj-6451

To Cite: Jafari D, Ghandhari H, Abbaszadeh M, Joudi S, Hassany Shariat Panahy P, et al. Assessing Donor Site Complications of Iliac Crest Bone Graft in Treatment of Scaphoid Nonunion, Shafa Ortho J. 2016 ; 3(3):e6451. doi: 10.17795/soj-6451.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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