Late collapse of distal radius fractures after K-wire removal: is it significant?

@article{Kurup2008LateCO,
  title={Late collapse of distal radius fractures after K-wire removal: is it significant?},
  author={Harish Kurup and Vipul Mandalia and K. A. Shaju and B. Singh and Andy R. Beaumont},
  journal={Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology : Official Journal of the Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology},
  year={2008},
  volume={9},
  pages={69 - 72}
}
The aim of this study was to find out whether distal radius fractures treated by Kirschner wire (K wire) fixation loose reduction after wire removal and analyze the variables may influence this. Patients who underwent K wire fixation for unstable fractures of distal radius over a period of 3 years were included in this retrospective study. Fractures were… CONTINUE READING