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Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes

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Knee injuries in severe trauma patients: a trauma registry study in 3.458 patients

  • Hagen Andruszkow1Email author,
  • Emmanouil Liodakis1,
  • Rolf Lefering2,
  • Christian Krettek1,
  • Frank Hildebrand1,
  • Carl Haasper1 and
  • Trauma Registry of DGU3
Contributed equally
Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes20126:7

Received: 8 December 2011

Accepted: 23 July 2012

Published: 6 August 2012

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Original Submission
8 Dec 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
6 Feb 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - William Min
18 Feb 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Philipp Kobbe
5 Jul 2012 Author responded Author comments - Hagen Andruszkow
Resubmission - Version 2
5 Jul 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
23 Jul 2012 Editorially accepted
6 Aug 2012 Article published 10.1186/1752-2897-6-7

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Authors’ Affiliations

Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
Institute for Research in Operative Medicine (IFOM), Cologne-Merheim Medical Center, University Witten-Herdecke, Cologne, Germany
Committee on Emergency Medicine, Intensive and Trauma Care of the German Society for Trauma Surgery (DGU), Cologne, Germany