Radius-only intramedullary nailing for both-bones diaphyseal forearm fractures in children.

@article{Alnaib2011RadiusonlyIN,
  title={Radius-only intramedullary nailing for both-bones diaphyseal forearm fractures in children.},
  author={Mustafa Alnaib and Razvan Taranu and Sandesh Lakkol and Ehab Aldlyami and Ilhan Alcelik and Christopher J Tulloch},
  journal={Acta orthopaedica Belgica},
  year={2011},
  volume={77 4},
  pages={458-63}
}
Both-bones diaphyseal forearm fractures are common injuries in the paediatric age group and are potentially unstable. Both-bones intramedullary nailing for these fractures is a minimally invasive procedure that maintains alignment, and promotes rapid bony healing. Good results have also been shown with single-bone fixation. We report our experience in treating these common injuries with radius-only intramedullary nailing in 29 children. The clinical notes and radiographs were reviewed… CONTINUE READING

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