Coronal dorsal hamate fractures.

  title={Coronal dorsal hamate fractures.},
  author={T S Loth and Mark D McMillan},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  volume={13 4},
Four patients with a rare injury, coronal fracture of the dorsal hamate with associated dorsal subluxations of the ring and small metacarpal bases were treated with open reduction and internal fixation with the use of cortical mini-lag screws and Kirschner wires. Average follow-up was 12 months (range, 6 to 19 months). Subjective patient assessment and… CONTINUE READING