Thread: Femur Non Union
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Old 01-20-2013, 05:39 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by gatling View Post
I don't think so. I adhered to the doctor's guidance both times.

But thanks for the question.
Do you smoke? Had a friend with tibial non-union, and a boss who'd suffered from non-union in his shoulder. Both were told it was the smoking. From what I read and was told nicotine is a major factor in non-union.
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