Hoffmann® External Fixation of Fractures of the Radius and Ulna: A Prospective Study of Fifty-three Patients.


The absence of statistical studies concerning external fixation in adult forearm fractures prompted this prospective clinical study of 53 patients with 84 fractured bones treated by external elastic fixation, using a half-frame configuration. The radial nerve is the main anatomical obstacle to be considered. Whenever possible, closed methods of reduction… (More)
DOI: 10.3928/0147-7447-19840501-10


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