Comparative study of the closed reduction percutaneous cannulated screw fixation and open reduction palmar locking plate fixation in the treatment of AO type A2 distal radius fractures.


Gereli A. , Nalbantoglu U. , Kocaoglu B. , Turkmen M.

Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery, vol.134, no.1, pp.121-9, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 134 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00402-013-1866-7
  • Title of Journal : Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery
  • Page Numbers: pp.121-9

Abstract

The present study was designed to demonstrate the efficacy of standard 4.0 mm cannulated screw fixation by comparing it with palmar locking plate fixation in the treatment of acute, unstable, simple extra-articular distal radius fractures.