[Surgical treatment of forearm fractures].


Ten years of experience and the results of therapy in fractures of forearm bones are presented. Conservative therapy as the majority of surgical methods requires immobilization that results in lately started rehabilitation and because of that in bad functional result too. The development of pseudoarthrosis after these treatments is not rare. By the application of compressive osteosynthesis, negative aspects of other methods are decline, immobilization is not necessary and early rehabilitation enables quicker and complete efficiency of the injured extremity.

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@article{Dubravci1977SurgicalTO, title={[Surgical treatment of forearm fractures].}, author={D Dubravci{\'c} and M Ivanusi{\'c} and F Turdiu}, journal={Acta chirurgica Iugoslavica}, year={1977}, volume={24 1 Suppl}, pages={505-7} }