Delayed surgical treatment of supracondylar humerus fractures in children using a medial approach.

@article{Eren2008DelayedST,
  title={Delayed surgical treatment of supracondylar humerus fractures in children using a medial approach.},
  author={Abdullah Eren and Melih A G{\"u}ven and B{\"u}lent Erol and Murat Çakar},
  journal={Journal of children's orthopaedics},
  year={2008},
  volume={2 1},
  pages={21-7}
}
PURPOSE The appropriate management of supracondylar humerus fractures in children is frequently delayed due to various factors, and there is still no agreement on the treatment of choice. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of delayed treatment of displaced supracondylar humerus fractures on the treatment results and complication rate. METHODS A total of 31 children with supracondylar humerus fractures who had not received adequate treatment for their displaced fractures… CONTINUE READING
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