Open reduction and internal fixation of volar Barton's fractures: a prospective study.

@article{Aggarwal2004OpenRA,
  title={Open reduction and internal fixation of volar Barton's fractures: a prospective study.},
  author={Aditya K. Aggarwal and Onkar Nath Nagi},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={230-4}
}
PURPOSE To assess the functional and clinical outcomes of open reduction with internal fixation in the treatment of Barton's fracture of the wrist. METHODS From January 1997 to July 2003, a total of 19 cases of volar Barton's fracture were operated on by open reduction and internal fixation at the Nehru Hospital, Chandigarh, India. Records of 16 cases were available for study. Special care was taken during surgery to achieve articular congruity. The injury was caused by motor vehicle… CONTINUE READING