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ALLMedicine™ Forearm Fractures Center

Research & Reviews  222 results

Deformed pediatric forearm fractures: Predictors of successful reduction by emergency p...
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Rimbaldo KM, Fauteux-Lamarre E et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - Forearm fractures are common pediatric injuries. Most displaced or angulated fractures can be managed via closed reduction in the operating room or in the Emergency Department (ED). Previous research has shown that emergency physicians can success...

Trends in Operative Treatment of Pediatric and Adolescent Forearm Fractures Among Ameri...
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics; Testa EJ, Medina Pérez G et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Pediatric and adolescent forearm fractures are among the most common injuries treated by orthopaedic surgeons. Recent literature shows that there has been an increased interest in operative management for these injuries. The purpose of the current...

Intramedullary Steinmann pin nailing of the ulna: an option for the damage control orth...
Injury Kollnberger KV, de Andrade E Silva FB et. al.

Jun 6th, 2021 - Forearm shaft fracture is common in young adult patients and associated with soft tissue and organ injuries. In open fractures in polytrauma patients, damage control orthopaedics (DCO) is well indicated. The aim of this study is to describe intram...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

Long-Arm vs Sugar-Tong

Oct 24th, 2019 - Forearm fractures are very common in the pediatric population and can often be treated with closed reduction and immobilization. Immobilization techniques include long-arm casting, short-arm casting and sugar-tong splinting. At the time of injury ...

Comparing Forearm and Upper Arm Combi Cast for Distal Forearm Fractures in Children

Sep 17th, 2019 - Children with distal radial or forearm fractures needing closed reduction are eligible for this study. By drawing lots either an immobilization with an upper arm or forearm combicast will be performed. Regular controls after 5, 10, 28 days, 4 week...

Pain Alleviation of Forearm Fractures

Feb 28th, 2019 - Fractures of the forearm are extremely common, Pain relief is of utmost importance in forearm fractures which may need manipulation immediately for reduction followed by operative intervention The characteristic features of ideal analgesia during ...

Distal Nerve Blocks for Closed Reduction of Distal Forearm Fractures

May 21st, 2018 - Multicenter randomized controlled trial comparing the standard hematoma block as the local anaesthetic procedure for reduction of distal forearm fracture with ultrasound guided radial and median nerve blocks. Among all dislocated fractures of the ...

IN Dexmedetomidine for Procedural Sedation in Pediatric Closed Reductions for Distal Forearm Fractures

Mar 15th, 2018 - Distal Forearm fractures are often are displaced requiring conscious sedation for closed reduction in the Emergency Department. Our institution's current standard of care consists of IN Fentanyl for baseline control of pain, and for those fracture...

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News  4 results

Broken Arm May Mean Weak Bones in Black Kids

Aug 27th, 2012 - Action Points Forearm fractures may signal poor bone health in African-American children. Note that the study also showed a dose-dependent relationship between forearm fracture risk and serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels. Forearm fractures may signa...

Low Vitamin D Linked to Forearm Fracture Risk in Children

Aug 27th, 2012 - August 27, 2012 — Low vitamin D levels and bone mineral density may be risk factors for forearm fracture, according to results of a case-control study of 150 African American children, published online August 27 and in the September issue of Pedia...

Pediatric Obesity Epidemic Means More Forearm Fractures
Bruce Jancin

Jan 12th, 2011 - DENVER – An underappreciated consequence of the childhood obesity epidemic is an increase in pediatric forearm fractures resulting from a fall from standing height. Photo credit: Flickr user Alex1961 (Creative Commons) Children with a forearm frac.

Ultrasound Evaluation of Pediatric Orthopaedic Patients

Fractures Fractures are common findings in pediatric patients presenting to the ED. Traditionally, fracture diagnosis and confirmation of reduction is performed with the use of radiographic imaging. To further enhance reduction accuracy, some prac...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →