Peter M Waters

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of tendon transfers and extra-articular soft-tissue balancing on glenohumeral development in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:320-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Forearm rebalancing in osteochondromatosis by radioulnar fusion
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 11:236-40. 2007
  3. doi request reprint The early effects of tendon transfers and open capsulorrhaphy on glenohumeral deformity in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2171-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of derotational humeral osteotomy on global shoulder function in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunn 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1035-42. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Correlation of radiographic muscle cross-sectional area with glenohumeral deformity in children with brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Hunnewell 2, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2367-75. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Update on management of pediatric brachial plexus palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 14:233-44. 2005
  7. doi request reprint The early effects of tendon transfers and open capsulorrhaphy on glenohumeral deformity in brachial plexus birth palsy. Surgical technique
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s, Hospital Boston, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:213-22. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Current concepts in the management of brachial plexus birth palsy
    Holly B Hale
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:322-31. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Surgical treatment for avulsion injuries of the humeral lesser tuberosity apophysis in adolescents
    Peter S Vezeridis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1882-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Fishtail deformity of the distal humerus: a report of 15 cases
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:592-7. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of tendon transfers and extra-articular soft-tissue balancing on glenohumeral development in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:320-5. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Forearm rebalancing in osteochondromatosis by radioulnar fusion
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 11:236-40. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The early effects of tendon transfers and open capsulorrhaphy on glenohumeral deformity in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2171-9. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of derotational humeral osteotomy on global shoulder function in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunn 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1035-42. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of these procedures on shoulder function and joint morphology...
  5. doi request reprint Correlation of radiographic muscle cross-sectional area with glenohumeral deformity in children with brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Hunnewell 2, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2367-75. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Update on management of pediatric brachial plexus palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 14:233-44. 2005
    ..Recommendations for microsurgery and shoulder reconstruction will be based on the present evidence from the literature...
  7. doi request reprint The early effects of tendon transfers and open capsulorrhaphy on glenohumeral deformity in brachial plexus birth palsy. Surgical technique
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s, Hospital Boston, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:213-22. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Current concepts in the management of brachial plexus birth palsy
    Holly B Hale
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:322-31. 2010
    ..Based on the present evidence, recommendations for both microsurgery and shoulder reconstruction with tendon transfer and arthroscopic and open reductions are presented...
  9. doi request reprint Surgical treatment for avulsion injuries of the humeral lesser tuberosity apophysis in adolescents
    Peter S Vezeridis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1882-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the demographics, injury mechanisms, and results of operative treatment of lesser tuberosity avulsion fractures in skeletally immature patients...
  10. doi request reprint Fishtail deformity of the distal humerus: a report of 15 cases
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:592-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to characterize the clinical and radiographic presentation of fishtail deformity and outline a treatment algorithm...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chronic recurrent anterior sternoclavicular joint instability: results of surgical management
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:71-4. 2006
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  12. doi request reprint Changing practice patterns: the impact of a randomized clinical trial on surgeons preference for treatment of type 3 supracondylar humerus fractures
    Susan T Mahan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:340-5. 2012
    ..But have surgeons actually changed their practice as a result of these recent data? The purpose of this study was to compare pin configuration, loss of reduction and rate of nerve injuries before and after the RCT...
  13. ncbi request reprint Update on management of pediatric brachial plexus palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:116-26. 2005
    ..Recommendations for microsurgery and shoulder reconstruction will be based on the present evidence from the literature...
  14. doi request reprint Shoulder motion, strength, and functional outcomes in children with established malunion of the clavicle
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:544-50. 2013
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to assess pain, functional outcome, range of motion, and strength in children with displaced clavicle fractures treated nonoperatively...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use and satisfaction of the internet in obtaining information on brachial plexus birth palsies and its influence on decision-making
    Amee Shah
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:781-4. 2006
    ..It is clear that parents of children with BPBP frequently use the Internet for information and available options regarding care for this rare condition...
  16. doi request reprint Displaced humeral lateral condyle fractures in children: should we bury the pins?
    Soumen Das De
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:573-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine if leaving Kirschner wires exposed is more cost-effective than burying them subcutaneously after open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) of humeral lateral condyle fractures...
  17. doi request reprint Operative fixation of medial humeral epicondyle fracture nonunion in children
    Jeremy T Smith
    Department of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:644-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to describe the presenting symptoms and evaluate the results of surgical fixation of medial epicondyle nonunions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of posttraumatic distal radial growth arrest in adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:717-24. 2002
    ..Surgery for posttraumatic distal radial growth arrest can improve pain and loss of motion in symptomatic adolescents and prevent symptoms in asymptomatic patients with progressive deformity...
  19. doi request reprint Radial nerve palsy in the newborn: a report of four cases and literature review
    James T Monica
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:460-2. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Corrective osteotomy for humerus varus
    Obi F C Ugwonali
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:529-32. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the results of proximal humeral valgus osteotomy for the treatment of humerus varus in skeletally immature patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Measuring surgeons' treatment preferences and satisfaction with nerve reconstruction techniques for children with unique brachial plexus birth palsies
    Amee K Shah
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:967-75. 2006
    ..This study surveyed microsurgeons on treatments chosen for infants with brachial plexus birth palsies who have had failure of antigravity biceps and/or triceps function due to nerve surgery or natural history...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pediatric distal radius fractures and triangular fibrocartilage complex injuries
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hand Clin 22:43-53. 2006
    ..Appropriate repair of peripheral TFCC tears with correction of concomitant wrist pathology restores normal wrist anatomy, alleviates pain, and allows for return to functional activities...
  23. doi request reprint Contained versus uncontained lesions in juvenile elbow osteochondritis dissecans
    Lewis L Shi
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:221-5. 2012
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to compare the clinical presentation, radiographic findings, and surgical results of patients with contained versus uncontained lesions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sports participation in selected children with brachial plexus birth palsy
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:496-503. 2009
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to characterize the degree of sports participation, level of perceived diminished participation, and risk of sports-related injury in children with BPBP...
  25. doi request reprint Scaphoid fractures in children and adolescents: contemporary injury patterns and factors influencing time to union
    J Joseph Gholson
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1210-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to characterize contemporary fracture patterns in children and adolescents and to identify factors influencing time to healing following both nonoperative and operative treatment...
  26. ncbi request reprint Results of free vascularized fibula grafting for allograft nonunion after limb salvage surgery for malignant bone tumors
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:809-14. 2006
    ..Attention to internal fixation, limb alignment, and microvascular principles is essential to prevent complications and allow for the best functional outcomes...
  27. ncbi request reprint External rotation humeral osteotomy for brachial plexus birth palsy
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 11:8-14. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the history, indications, and surgical technique of external rotation humeral osteotomy for patients with brachial plexus birth palsy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Lateral entry compared with medial and lateral entry pin fixation for completely displaced supracondylar humeral fractures in children. A randomized clinical trial
    Mininder S Kocher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:706-12. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Cast immobilization versus percutaneous pin fixation of displaced distal radius fractures in children: a prospective, randomized study
    Bruce S Miller
    Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:490-4. 2005
    ..Cost analysis showed no significant difference in treatment charges between groups. Treating surgeons should be aware of the potential short-term complications of each treatment method and adjust their postoperative care appropriately...
  30. ncbi request reprint Use of free vascularized fibular graft for congenital ulnar pseudarthrosis: surgical decision making in the growing child
    Donald S Bae
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:755-62. 2005
    ..Reconstruction of the distal radioulnar and ulnocarpal joints using concomitant proximal fibular epiphyseal transfer should be considered in the skeletally immature patient with distal ulnar involvement...
  31. doi request reprint Intra-articular corrective osteotomy of humeral lateral condyle malunions in children: early clinical and radiographic results
    Andrea S Bauer
    Orthopaedic Hand Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:20-5. 2013
    ..Little information is available, however, regarding the treatment of symptomatic articular malunions. The purpose of this investigation is to report early results of intra-articular osteotomy of lateral condyle malunions in children...
  32. doi request reprint Correlation of pediatric outcomes data collection instrument with measures of active movement in children with brachial plexus birth palsy
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:584-92. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary nailing versus percutaneous pin fixation of pediatric proximal humerus fractures: a comparison of complications and early radiographic results
    Peter H Hutchinson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:617-22. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare the early radiographic results and complications of 2 common methods of internal fixation, percutaneous pinning (PP), and flexible intramedullary nailing (IMN), used to treat these fractures...
  34. ncbi request reprint Reliability of three classification systems measuring active motion in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1733-8. 2003
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Salvage reconstruction of congenital pseudarthrosis of the clavicle with vascularized fibular graft after failed operative treatment: a case report
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:411-5. 2009
    ..This unique application of a well-established technique provided a successful solution to this difficult revision situation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic treatment of partial scapholunate ligament tears in children with chronic wrist pain
    Brandon E Earp
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2448-55. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Complications and timing of follow-up after closed reduction and percutaneous pinning of supracondylar humerus fractures: follow-up after percutaneous pinning of supracondylar humerus fractures
    Brent A Ponce
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Surgery Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:610-4. 2004
    ..The authors conclude that clinical and radiographic evaluation of routine displaced supracondylar humerus fractures requiring closed reduction and percutaneous pinning may be safely delayed until pin removal...
  38. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of therapist-assisted videotaped evaluations of upper-limb hemiplegia
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:328-34. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the interobserver and intraobserver reliability of standardized videotaped examinations in the evaluation and functional classification of these patients...
  39. doi request reprint Brachial plexus palsy following proximal humerus fracture in patients who are skeletally immature
    Raymond W Hwang
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:286-90. 2008
    ..With careful attention to principles of fracture care, complete neurologic recovery may be expected within 9 months...
  40. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of carpal and hand injuries in children
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Instr Course Lect 57:515-24. 2008
    ..Complications resulting from pediatric hand fractures, dislocations, and soft-tissue injuries are most commonly caused by a failure to identify and treat an injury requiring surgery...
  41. ncbi request reprint The use of early flap coverage in severe open physeal fractures: a report of two cases
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 17:450-8. 2003
    ..In each case, early use of vascularized flap coverage assisted in fracture healing and contributed to preservation of the physis and subsequent bony growth...
  42. ncbi request reprint Acute idiopathic blue finger: case report
    Carl M Harper
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 38:1980-2. 2013
    ..We describe the presentation of an otherwise healthy 22-year-old woman with an acute idiopathic blue finger. We highlight the differential diagnoses and evaluation of this rare condition. ..
  43. doi request reprint Lateral condylar humerus fractures: which ones should we fix?
    Kwan Soon Song
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:S5-9. 2012
    ..Intraoperative arthrograms can aid the surgeon in assessing joint reduction.Level of Evidence: Case report...
  44. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous reduction of incipient malunion of phalangeal neck fractures in children
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Combined Program, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:707-11. 2004
    ..In this article we describe our treatment of partially healed malaligned fractures of the phalangeal neck in children...
  45. ncbi request reprint Operative carpal and hand injuries in children
    Peter M Waters
    Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2064-74. 2007
  46. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of nonunion and avascular necrosis of the proximal part of the scaphoid in adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:915-20. 2002
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Short-term outcomes after surgical treatment of traumatic posterior sternoclavicular fracture-dislocations in children and adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:464-9. 2003
    ..Skeletally immature patients may expect excellent functional outcomes following surgery for posterior SCJ dislocations or posteriorly displaced physeal fractures of the medial clavicle...
  48. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of the pediatric trigger finger
    Donald S Bae
    Crystal Run Healthcare, Rock Hill, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1043-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this investigation is to assess the efficacy of a standardized surgical technique in the treatment of symptomatic trigger fingers in pediatric patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint The Bryan-Morrey triceps-sparing approach to open reduction of T-condylar humeral fractures in adolescents: cybex evaluation of triceps function and elbow motion
    Leonard F Remia
    Section of Sports Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, Florida, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:615-9. 2004
    ..The Bryan-Morrey triceps-sparing approach can be used in children and adolescents who require open reduction for T-condylar distal humeral fractures...
  50. ncbi request reprint The results of tenodermodesis for severe chronic mallet finger deformity in children
    Tarik Kardestuncer
    Norwich Orthopaedic Group, North Franklin, CT, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:81-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to assess the results of tenodermodesis for the treatment of chronic soft-tissue mallet fingers in children...
  51. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of the timing of microsurgical reconstruction in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Carmen A Brauer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, The University of British Columbia, A200 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:970-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was to create an economic model to compare microsurgical treatment at three as opposed to six months in patients with brachial plexus birth palsy who had no return of biceps function at three months...
  52. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of medial and lateral entry pinning versus lateral entry pinning for supracondylar fractures of the humerus
    Carmen Alisa Brauer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:181-6. 2007
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Remodeling of phalangeal neck fracture malunions in children: case report
    Roger Cornwall
    Division of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:458-61. 2004
    ..We report a case of a malunion of a proximal phalanx neck fracture in a 5-year-old boy that remodeled nearly completely, resulting in excellent proximal interphalangeal joint motion and function...
  54. ncbi request reprint The surgical management of pediatric fractures of the upper extremity
    John M Flynn
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Instr Course Lect 52:635-45. 2003
    ..Certain technical advances, such as flexible intramedullary fixation and bioreabsorbable implants, have further increased enthusiasm for surgical management of pediatric fractures...