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ALLMedicine™ Metacarpal Fractures Center

Research & Reviews  99 results

Prospective Comparison of the Early Outcomes of Headless Compression Screw and Percutan...
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Supichyangur K, Tananon T et. al.

May 7th, 2022 - The study aimed to assess early clinical outcomes achieved by headless compression screws (HCS) in fixation of metacarpal fractures, and to compare them with outcomes of percutaneous K-wire fixation. The hypothesis was that HCS would show better a...

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...

Metacarpal Fractures in the National Football League: Injury Characteristics, Managemen...
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Sharareh B, Gaston RG et. al.

Apr 21st, 2022 - This study investigated metacarpal fracture occurrences, characteristics, treatments, and return-to-play times for National Football League (NFL) athletes. NFL players who sustained metacarpal fractures during the 2012 to 2018 seasons were reviewe...

Agreement between hand therapists and hand surgeons in the management of adults with cl...
Musculoskeletal Science & Practice; Wong J, Chipchase L et. al.

Apr 5th, 2022 - Hand therapists often work in roles which require an advanced level of experience as Advanced Scope Practitioners (ASP). However, it is not known whether clinical decisions are similar between hand therapists and surgeons when managing simple hand...

Performance Outcomes and Return to Sport Following Metacarpal Fractures in Major League...
Hand (New York, N.Y.); Pagani NR, Sudah SY et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2022 - Major League Baseball (MLB) players are at risk for metacarpal fractures; however, little is known regarding the impact of these injuries on future performance. The purpose of this study was to determine whether MLB players who sustain metacarpal ...

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Definitive Fixation of Hand and Wrist Fractures in the Emergency Department

Jan 7th, 2016 - Percutaneous pins are much more forgiving than rigid internal fixation. If the initial placement of a pin is unsatisfactory, the pin can be reinserted at little cost.

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