Volar plating not suited for all distal radius fractures

Volar plating not suited for all distal radius fractures
Distal radius fracture fixation techniques can differ and be more or less effective based on the patient’s age, bone quality and fracture stability. In a Cover Story in Orthopaedics Today Europe, investigators from throughout Europe discuss their results with distal radius fracture treatments, how to avoid complications and factors that impact a patient’s return to preinjury levels of activity.

Distal radius fracture fixation techniques can differ and be more or less effective based on the patient’s age, bone quality and fracture stability. In a Cover Story in Orthopaedics Today Europe, investigators from throughout Europe discuss their results with distal radius fracture treatments, how to avoid complications and factors that impact a patient’s return to preinjury levels of activity.

Read more

Read more

  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Healthtap