Plate osteosynthesis versus intramedullary nailing for both forearm bones fractures

  title={Plate osteosynthesis versus intramedullary nailing for both forearm bones fractures},
  author={Sang Ki Lee and Kap Jung Kim and Jae Jae Won Won Lee Lee and Won Sik Choy},
  journal={European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology},
Given the continuing improvements in nail implants, intramedullary nailing could become an alternative treatment option to osteosynthesis for the treatment of fractures in both forearm bones, with the proper indication. The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate and compare the results of plate osteosynthesis and intramedullary nailing for the treatment of diaphyseal fractures in both forearm bones. Sixty-seven patients (mean age, 41 years; range, 22–76 years) of this prospective study… CONTINUE READING
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