Redisplacement of diaphyseal fractures of the forearm after closed reduction in children: a retrospective analysis of risk factors.

@article{Yang2012RedisplacementOD,
  title={Redisplacement of diaphyseal fractures of the forearm after closed reduction in children: a retrospective analysis of risk factors.},
  author={Jui-Jung Yang and Jen-Huei Chang and K. Lin and Leou-Chyr Lin and Chun-Lin Kuo},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic trauma},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={110-6}
}
OBJECTIVES Manipulation and plaster fixation is the primary management for diaphyseal fractures of the radius and/or ulna in children. This study was designed to evaluate risk factors of fracture redisplacement after closed reduction and cast immobilization. DESIGN Retrospective study. SETTING Tertiary hospital. PATIENTS Fifty-seven children with… CONTINUE READING