Displaced Operable Radial Head Fractures

@article{Gupta2007DisplacedOR,
  title={Displaced Operable Radial Head Fractures},
  author={Ajay Gupta and Srinath Kamineni FRCS and Darren K Patten and Rommens Skourat},
  journal={European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={34},
  pages={378-384}
}
Radial head fractures are common injuries occurring in conjunction with other injuries. We hypothesize that the associated injuries are under-diagnosed, under-treated and are under-estimated in terms of their relevance to the patients final functional outcome. We hypothesize a high correlation between the associated injuries and poor functional scores. Thirty-nine displaced radial head fractures were clinically, radiologically and functionally assessed at an average of 47 months postoperatively… CONTINUE READING