Type your tag names separated by a space and hit enter

Bryant traction

(brī′ănt)

[Sir Thomas Bryant, Brit. surgeon, 1828-1914]
Traction applied to the lower legs with the force pulling vertically. It is used esp. in treating fractures of the femur in children.

Bryant traction is a sample topic from the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

To view other topics, please or purchase a subscription.

Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary Online + Mobile powered by Unbound Medicine. Find 65,000 medical and nursing definitions. Download to iPhone, iPad, and Android. Learn more.

Citation

Venes, Donald, editor. "Bryant Traction." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741893/all/Bryant_traction.
Bryant traction. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741893/all/Bryant_traction. Accessed April 23, 2019.
Bryant traction. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741893/all/Bryant_traction
Bryant Traction [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 23]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741893/all/Bryant_traction.
* Article titles in AMA citation format should be in sentence-case
TY - ELEC T1 - Bryant traction ID - 741893 ED - Venes,Donald, BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary UR - https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/741893/all/Bryant_traction PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 23 DB - Taber's Online DP - Unbound Medicine ER -