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An investigation into the application and maintenance of Hamilton Russell traction on three orthopaedic wards

Draper, Janet and Scott, Fiona (1996). An investigation into the application and maintenance of Hamilton Russell traction on three orthopaedic wards. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 23(3) pp. 536–541.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2648.1996.tb00016.x
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Abstract

Investigates the application and maintenance of Hamilton Russell traction on three orthopedic wards. Use of the Hamilton Russell traction in the treatment of fractures of the femur; Level of knowledge in nurses working in an orthopedic area; Establishment of the theoretical traction using mathematics.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 0309-2402
Keywords: fractured neck of femur; traction;
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Nursing
Item ID: 12059
Depositing User: Janet Draper
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2008 06:14
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2012 10:09
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/12059
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