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ALLMedicine™ Carpal Fractures Center

Research & Reviews  51 results

Epidemiology of carpal fractures: is it only about the scaphoid?
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00068-022-02213-5
European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery : Offici... Boeddrich O, Sander AL et. al.

Jan 18th, 2023 - Because of their low incidence, studies about carpal fractures are rare. The aim of the present study was to analyze epidemiology and treatment of fractured carpal bones. We retrospectively analyzed data of 178 patients admitted to our emergency r...

The Conservative Treatment of Some Hand and Carpal Fractures.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hcl.2022.02.001
Hand Clinics; Boeckstyns MEH

Aug 20th, 2022 - In recent decades, there has been a trend toward increased use of operative treatment of hand fractures. However, internal stabilization with wires or open reduction and internal fixation of the phalanges and the metacarpals carries a risk of surg...

Radial Gutter Splinting
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/80108-overview

Aug 1st, 2022 - Background In general, splints are applied to decrease movement and provide support and comfort by stabilizing an injury. Splints are primarily used to secure nonemergency injuries to the bones and soft tissues of an extremity until they can be ev...

Radial Gutter Splinting
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/80108-print

Aug 1st, 2022 - Background In general, splints are applied to decrease movement and provide support and comfort by stabilizing an injury. Splints are primarily used to secure nonemergency injuries to the bones and soft tissues of an extremity until they can be ev...

Radial Gutter Splinting
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/80108-overview

Aug 1st, 2022 - Background In general, splints are applied to decrease movement and provide support and comfort by stabilizing an injury. Splints are primarily used to secure nonemergency injuries to the bones and soft tissues of an extremity until they can be ev...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Percutaneous Screw Fixation for Acute Scaphoid Fractures Through K-wire-assisted Reduction and Maintenance
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04482868

Aug 14th, 2020 - The scaphoid is the most common fractured carpal bone in active adults, accounting for up to 80% of all carpal fractures. The optimum treatment approach of the acute scaphoid fractures is under discussion. Cast immobilization is the main treatment...

Diagnostics of Scaphoid Fractures With HRpQCT
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03899025

Apr 2nd, 2019 - Scaphoid fractures The scaphoid bone is the most frequently occurring fracture of the carpal bones. Scaphoid fractures represent 2-6% of all fractures and 90% of all carpal fractures in the Netherlands. Scaphoid fractures typically occur in young,...

The Use of MRI in the Assessment of Suspected Scaphoid Fracture With Negative Findings on the Initial Plain Radiography
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02801149

Aug 8th, 2017 - The scaphoid bone is an obliquely orientated bone on the radial (thumb) side of the wrist, between the distal carpal row and the radius. Wrist injury is a common presentation to the Emergency Department (ED) in the UK. Amongst these patients, the ...

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News  8 results

Common Wrist Fracture Does Not Need Surgical Repair in Most Cases
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935393

Aug 10th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Most scaphoid waist fractures in adults do not need to be repaired surgically, a new study finds. Outcomes from just over 400 patients with scaphoid waist fractures who were randomly assigned to receive either surgery or a plast...

Common Wrist Fracture Does Not Need Surgical Repair in Most Cases
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/935393

Aug 10th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Most scaphoid waist fractures in adults do not need to be repaired surgically, a new study finds. Outcomes from just over 400 patients with scaphoid waist fractures who were randomly assigned to receive either surgery or a plast...

20-year-old male college basketball prospect • wrist pain after falling on wrist • normal ROM • pain with active/passive wrist extension • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/209560/pain
MDedge Family Medicine; Cole Bortz, BA, Morteza Khodaee, MD, MPH

Oct 7th, 2019 - THE CASE A 20-year-old man presented to our family medicine clinic with right wrist pain 4 days after falling on his wrist and hand while playing basketball. He denied any other previous injury or trauma.

Bilateral wrist pain • limited range of motion • tenderness to palpation • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/node/159587/path_term/51948
The Journal of Family Practice; Hannah Shehata, MD, MBA, Jerry Hizon, MD

Mar 1st, 2018 - THE CASE A 12-year-old girl presented to my office (JH) with bilateral wrist pain. She had fallen on both wrists palmar-flexed and then, while trying to get up, landed on both wrists dorsi-flexed.

Evaluation and Management of Carpal Fractures Other Than the Scaphoid
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935241

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Fractures of the carpus can be debilitating injuries and often lead to chronic pain and dysfunction when not properly treated. Although scaphoid fractures are more common, fractures of the other carpal bones acco...

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