Causes and Treatment of Non-union in Fractures of the Radius and Ulna

@inproceedings{2005CausesAT,
  title={Causes and Treatment of Non-union in Fractures of the Radius and Ulna},
  author={},
  year={2005}
}
  • Published 2005
Three hundred and twenty-three consecutive cases have been reviewed, comprising 447 fractures-246 of the radius and 201 of the ulna. In 124 cases (39 per cent) both bones were fractured. Forty patients (12 per cent) had open fractures. Sixty-six patients (20 per cent) had comminuted fractures. In approximately 50 per cent of cases the fracture was in the middle third of the bone. Crack fractures and fractures without displacement were excluded from this survey because they follow a much more… CONTINUE READING