Comparative Study of Functional Outcome in Colles ’ Fracture Treated Conservatively by Closed Reduction and Cast and Closed Reduction , Kirschner Wire and Cast

Displaced Colles’ fractures are generally treated by closed reduction and below elbow cast application. Malunion is a common complication resulting in pain, mid carpal instability and post-traumatic arthritis. Fracture stabilization by Kirschner wire is a simple, minimally invasive technique, which helps to prevent displacement of the fracture thereby… CONTINUE READING