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ALLMedicine™ Forearm Fractures Center

Research & Reviews  247 results

Investigating Patient-Level Radiation Exposure in Hand and Wrist Fracture Surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000003204 10.1177/1558944721994257
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Xu W, Christopher AN et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - Although occupational exposure to radiation has been previously studied in the hand surgery literature, there is a paucity of studies looking at radiation exposure to the patient during fluoroscopy-guided hand surgery. We aimed to describe the lev...

Secondary displacement in distal forearm fractures in children: adequate positioning of...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BPB.0000000000000976
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics. Part B; Kralj R, Pešorda D et. al.

Apr 13th, 2022 - The objective of this study was to assess whether the positioning of the wrist joint in the cast in such a manner that it counteracts the direction of angulation of fragments is more important than the cast index in the prevention of secondary dis...

Forearm Fractures in Overweight-Obese Children and Adolescents: A Matter of Bone Densit...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00223-022-00971-3
Calcified Tissue International; Franceschi R, Radetti G et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2022 - Forearm fractures in children and adolescents are associated with increased body mass index (BMI). This bone site is non-weight-bearing and therefore is appropriate to explore the effect of BMI on bone mineral density (BMD) and bone geometry, avoi...

Galeazzi Fracture
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1239331-overview

Mar 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials The Galeazzi fracture-dislocation is an injury pattern involving isolated fractures of the junction of the distal third and middle third of the radius with associated subluxation or dislocation of the distal radioulnar joint (D...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  12 results

Short and Long-arm Fiberglass Cast Immobilization for Distal Salter Harris I and II Forearm Fractures in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05156749

Dec 14th, 2021 - The patients are allocated randomly into the two groups(short-arm cast, long-arm cast). After confirming study participation, patients draw a sealed envelope enclosing a numbered card, which assignes them to one group or other. After choosing the ...

Use of the Bioabsorbable Activa IM-Nail™ in Pediatric Diaphyseal Forearm Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04941612

Jun 28th, 2021 - Background Pediatric diaphyseal forearm fractures are common and one of the most frequent reasons for orthopedic care. Fractures in need of surgery are often treated with metal Elastic Stable Intramedullary Nails (ESIN). Nail removal after 6-12 mo...

Casting Versus Percutaneus Pinning Treatment of Pediatric Overriding Distal Forearm Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04323410

Jul 1st, 2020 - Overriding pediatric distal radius fractures have been managed with anatomical reduction performed under anesthesia with or without percutaneous pinning. This research protocol was developed due to good results reported on leaving the fractures in...

Comparing Forearm and Upper Arm Combi Cast for Distal Forearm Fractures in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03297047

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...

IN Dexmedetomidine for Procedural Sedation in Pediatric Closed Reductions for Distal Forearm Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03466242

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  10 results

Sex differences seen in fracture risk among children
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/87936/pediatrics/sex-differences-seen-fracture-risk-among-children
Doug Brunk

Oct 14th, 2014 - SAN DIEGO – Results from a study of children with forearm fractures found that girls had less outdoor play and were more likely to have a previous fracture, compared with boys, while boys were less likely to meet recommended guidelines for calcium.

Broken Arm May Mean Weak Bones in Black Kids
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/34386

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
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/769804

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...

Low Vitamin D Linked to Forearm Fracture Risk in Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/769804

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...

Surprising Results Link Visceral Obesity to Osteoporosis
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/46069/osteoarthritis/surprising-results-link-visceral-obesity-osteoporosis
Susan Birk

Feb 1st, 2011 - CHICAGO — Visceral obesity was associated with low bone mineral density in a study of premenopausal women, indicating that abdominal fat is a risk factor for osteoporosis. The finding indicates that “obesity does not always protect against osteopo.

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