Treatment of Severely Displaced Radial Neck Fractures in Children With Percutaneous K-wire Leverage and Closed Intramedullary Pinning

@inproceedings{Zhang2016TreatmentOS,
  title={Treatment of Severely Displaced Radial Neck Fractures in Children With Percutaneous K-wire Leverage and Closed Intramedullary Pinning},
  author={Fu-Yong Zhang and Xiaodong Wang and Yun-fang Zhen and Zhi-Xiong Guo and Jin H Dai and Lun-qing Zhu and Johannes Mayr.},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2016}
}
To evaluate the efficacy and safety of percutaneous K-wire leverage (PKWL) reduction and closed intramedullary pinning (CIMP) for the treatment of pediatric radial neck fractures. From June 2010 to December 2013, a total of 50 children with Judet III and IV radial neck fractures were treated at our hospital. Manual closed reduction was first attempted to reduce the radial neck fractures. Upon successful closed reduction or the radial neck-shaft angle was reduced to <45°, radial intramedullary… CONTINUE READING