Tornadoes blast Tennessee orthopaedists

By Jennie McKee

Twisters result in multiple musculoskeletal injuries

On the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008, an estimated 80 tornadoes tore through parts of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, and Tennessee. During this worst tornado outbreak in the United States in 20 years, violent winds uprooted trees, flattened buildings, upended cars, and killed or injured at least 55 people.

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