[Supracondylar fractures of the humerus associated with ipsilateral fractures of the forearm].

@article{Daunois1992SupracondylarFO,
  title={[Supracondylar fractures of the humerus associated with ipsilateral fractures of the forearm].},
  author={O. Daunois and Arnaud Blamoutier and P Ducloyer and Henri Carlioz},
  journal={Revue de chirurgie orthopedique et reparatrice de l'appareil moteur},
  year={1992},
  volume={78 5},
  pages={
          333-9
        }
}
We report 20 cases of ipsilateral supracondylar elbow fracture and forearm fracture in childhood. The mean follow-up was 20 months. For an analysis of the results, we used a global rotation of the upper limb. We appreciated the motion and the carrying angle of the elbow and the wrist. 15 cases were very good or good; there were 4 cubitus varus without functional impairment and 1 failure after one open Monteggia fracture. The therapeutic strategy is discussed. If one does not want to increase… CONTINUE READING

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