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The Halo: A SPINAL SKELETAL TRACTION FIXATION DEVICE.

NICKEL, VERNON L.; PERRY, JACQUELIN; GARRETT, ALICE; HEPPENSTALL, MALCOLM
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery - American Volume: October 1968
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Experience with 204 patients has demonstrated that the halo traction apparatus is a safe, effective method of traction and immobilization for the cervical and upper thoracic spine. The unit, its application, and its management are described in detail.

Copyright 1968 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Incorporated

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