Julie Agel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of proximal humeral fractures with Polarus nail fixation
    Julie Agel
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:191-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapy: ACL and ankle injury
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:7-12. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of differences between the modified Cincinnati and International Knee Documentation Committee patient outcome scores: a prospective study
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Sports Med 37:2151-7. 2009
  4. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's ice hockey injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 2000-2001 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Athl Train 42:249-54. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament injury in national collegiate athletic association basketball and soccer: a 13-year review
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Avenue, Suite R200, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:524-30. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Isolated locked compression plating for Vancouver Type B1 periprosthetic femoral fractures
    Ginger K Bryant
    Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Harborview Medical Centre, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Injury 40:1180-6. 2009
  7. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's ice hockey injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:241-8. 2007
  8. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's basketball injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55411, USA
    J Athl Train 42:202-10. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for femoral nonunion after femoral shaft fracture
    Lisa A Taitsman
    Department of Orthopaedics, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Trauma 67:1389-92. 2009
  10. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's soccer injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2002-2003
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:270-7. 2007

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Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of proximal humeral fractures with Polarus nail fixation
    Julie Agel
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:191-5. 2004
    ..In fracture cases involving an unstable or comminuted lateral metaphyseal fracture, if the starting point extends into the greater tuberosity, fixation failure or fracture displacement may result...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapy: ACL and ankle injury
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:7-12. 2006
    ..The hormonal environment, known to be different in men and women has been hypothesized as a possible source for this difference in injury rate...
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of differences between the modified Cincinnati and International Knee Documentation Committee patient outcome scores: a prospective study
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Sports Med 37:2151-7. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's ice hockey injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 2000-2001 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Athl Train 42:249-54. 2007
    ..To review 4 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for women's ice hockey and to identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament injury in national collegiate athletic association basketball and soccer: a 13-year review
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Avenue, Suite R200, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:524-30. 2005
    ..This finding has spawned a branch of research focused on understanding and preventing this injury pattern...
  6. doi request reprint Isolated locked compression plating for Vancouver Type B1 periprosthetic femoral fractures
    Ginger K Bryant
    Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Harborview Medical Centre, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Injury 40:1180-6. 2009
    ..Report treatment results of periprosthetic femoral fractures adjacent or at the tip of a stable femoral stem (Vancouver Type B1) using a locked compression plate as the sole method of fracture stabilisation...
  7. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's ice hockey injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:241-8. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for men's ice hockey and to identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  8. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's basketball injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55411, USA
    J Athl Train 42:202-10. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for women's basketball and to identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for femoral nonunion after femoral shaft fracture
    Lisa A Taitsman
    Department of Orthopaedics, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Trauma 67:1389-92. 2009
    ..We conclude that open fracture, tobacco use, and delayed weight bearing are risk factors for femoral nonunion after intramedullary nailing for diaphyseal femur fractures...
  10. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's soccer injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2002-2003
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:270-7. 2007
    ..To review 15 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for men's soccer and to identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  11. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's wrestling injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:303-10. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for men's wrestling and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  12. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's volleyball injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Julie Agel
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:295-302. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of NCAA injury surveillance data for women's volleyball and to identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary nailing of proximal quarter tibial fractures
    Sean E Nork
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:523-8. 2006
    ..To report the results of intramedullary nailing of proximal quarter tibial fractures with special emphasis on techniques of reduction...
  14. doi request reprint Objective structured assessment of technical skill in upper extremity surgery
    Ann Vanheest
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:332-7. 337.e1-4. 2012
    ..This article reports on an Objective Structured Assessment of Technical Skills format of a multiple bench-station evaluation of orthopedic surgery residents' technical skills for 3 common upper extremity surgeries...
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes of an anatomic posterolateral knee reconstruction
    Robert F LaPrade
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Avenue, R200, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:16-22. 2010
    ..The clinical stability and functional outcomes following anatomic reconstructions in patients with a chronic posterolateral knee injury have not been determined, to our knowledge...
  16. doi request reprint The OTA open fracture classification: a study of reliability and agreement
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:379-84; discussion 384-5. 2013
    ..To determine the reliability of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) Open Fracture Classification...
  17. ncbi request reprint Knee dislocations with vascular injury: outcomes in the Lower Extremity Assessment Project (LEAP) Study
    Brendan M Patterson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Trauma 63:855-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the clinical and functional results of a cohort of patients with knee dislocations associated with vascular injury...
  18. pmc A 7-year review of men's and women's ice hockey injuries in the NCAA
    Julie Agel
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Can J Surg 53:319-23. 2010
    ..In this study, we reviewed the injuries sustained by National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) hockey players over a 7-year period...
  19. ncbi request reprint Minifragment plate fixation of high-energy navicular body fractures
    Jason Evans
    Harborview Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 32:S485-92. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that comminuted fractures of the navicular can be safely reduced and maintained to union with minifragment plate fixation with a low incidence of avascular collapse...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ulnar growth patterns in radial longitudinal deficiency
    Anthony M Sestero
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:960-7. 2006
    ..To determine the association between centralization surgical procedures and the longitudinal growth of the ulna in radial longitudinal deficiency (RLD)...
  21. doi request reprint Practice injury rates in collegiate sports
    Julie Agel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 23:33-8. 2013
    ..This article will explore the relationship of practice injury rates by fall, winter, and spring sports as well as by Divisions I, II, and III...
  22. pmc Reliability of classification systems for subaxial cervical injuries
    Addison T Stone
    Orthopedics International, Kirkland, WA, USA
    Evid Based Spine Care J 1:19-26. 2010
    ..Future studies will need to determine if their quantitative scores correlate with management and clinical outcomes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome of bilateral limb threatening: lower extremity injuries at two years postinjury
    Joel J Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:249-53. 2005
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Lessons learned from benchmark orthopaedic trials
    Marc F Swiontkowski
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Avenue, Suite R200, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:11-4. 2012
    ..These trials are time-consuming and expensive, but with the use of careful initial planning and continued oversight during the trial, Level-I evidence will be obtained and will be useful in clinical care...
  25. doi request reprint A prospective study evaluating incision placement and wound healing for tibial plafond fractures
    James L Howard
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:299-305; discussion 305-6. 2008
    ..To report the soft tissue complications after fixation of tibial plafond fractures to test the validity of the recommendation that a 7-cm skin bridge represents the minimum safe distance between surgical incisions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Proximal tibial opening wedge osteotomy as the initial treatment for chronic posterolateral corner deficiency in the varus knee: a prospective clinical study
    Andrew Arthur
    Sports Medicine and Shoulder Division, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Avenue, R200, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1844-50. 2007
    ..In patients with chronic posterolateral knee injuries, failure to correct genu varus alignment will often result in failure of the posterolateral knee repair or reconstruction...
  27. ncbi request reprint Periodicity of noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries during the menstrual cycle
    Elizabeth A Arendt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Box 492 Mayo, 420 Delaware St, SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Gend Specif Med 5:19-26. 2002
    ..The increased rate of noncontact ACL injury in female athletes as compared to male athletes in some sports is well-documented. It explains an interest in the biochemical components as a predisposition to sustain an injury...
  28. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for knee stiffness after periarticular fracture: a case-control study
    Julius Bishop
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1833-8. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate risk factors for knee stiffness requiring manipulation after periarticular fracture and to document the clinical outcomes of the manipulation...
  29. doi request reprint The morbidity and mortality of fusions from the thoracic spine to the pelvis in the adult population
    Christopher R Howe
    Department of Orthopaedics, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1397-401. 2011
    ..A retrospective analysis...
  30. doi request reprint The uneven distribution of women in orthopaedic surgery resident training programs in the United States
    Ann E Van Heest
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Avenue, Suite R200, Minneapolis, MN 55454
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e9. 2012
    ..S. train a similar number of female residents...
  31. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes of medial patellofemoral ligament repair in recurrent (chronic) lateral patella dislocations
    Elizabeth A Arendt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Av, Suite R200, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1909-14. 2011
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Assessment of technical skills of orthopaedic surgery residents performing open carpal tunnel release surgery
    Ann van Heest
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2811-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the reliability and validity of four testing measures for the integrated assessment of orthopaedic surgery residents with regard to their competence in performing carpal tunnel release...
  33. ncbi request reprint Open clavicle fractures and associated injuries
    Lisa A Taitsman
    Department of Orthopaedics, Box 359798, 325 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:396-9. 2006
    ..To describe the associated injuries, demographic distribution, and management of patients sustaining open clavicle fractures...
  34. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Foot Function Index:: A report of the AOFAS Outcomes Committee
    Julie Agel
    University of Washington, Orthopaedics, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:962-7. 2005
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Refrigerated osteoarticular allografts to treat articular cartilage defects of the femoral condyles. A prospective outcomes study
    Robert F LaPrade
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Avenue, R 200, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:805-11. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the clinical and functional outcomes of patients receiving refrigerated osteoarticular allografts between fifteen and twenty-eight days after procurement...
  36. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary nailing of distal metaphyseal tibial fractures
    Sean E Nork
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359798, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1213-21. 2005
    ..The treatment of distal metaphyseal tibial fractures remains controversial. This study was performed to evaluate the results of intramedullary nailing of distal tibial fractures located within 5 cm of the ankle joint...
  37. ncbi request reprint Current utilization, interpretation, and recommendations: the musculoskeletal function assessments (MFA/SMFA)
    David P Barei
    Harborview Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:738-42. 2007
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Stress injuries to bone in college athletes: a retrospective review of experience at a single institution
    Elizabeth Arendt
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Am J Sports Med 31:959-68. 2003
    ..No comprehensive studies have been published on stress injuries to bone in college athletes...
  39. doi request reprint Neurolysis alone as the treatment for neuroma-in-continuity with more than 50% conduction in infants with upper trunk brachial plexus birth palsy
    Emily Andrisevic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 13:229-37. 2014
    ....
  40. pmc Documentation of outcomes for sacroiliac joint fusion: does prior spinal fusion influence the outcome?
    Nate Slinkard
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 2450 Riverside Av, Suite R200, Minneapolis, MN, 55454, USA
    Eur Spine J 22:2318-24. 2013
    ..The purpose of this prospective case series (level II) was to determine the clinical outcomes of anterior SIJ fusion, comparing the outcomes of patients who had prior spinal fusions at any level compared to patients who have not...
  41. pmc Is there value in routine administration of outcome questionnaires?
    Julie Agel
    Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Evid Based Spine Care J 3:13-7. 2012
    ....
  42. doi request reprint A fragment-specific approach to Type IID Monteggia elbow fracture-dislocations
    Daphne M Beingessner
    Harborview Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 25:414-9. 2011
    ..To describe the pattern of injury, surgical technique, and outcomes of Monteggia Type IID fracture dislocations...
  43. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the MFA to the AOFAS outcome tool in a population undergoing total ankle replacement
    Fernando Pena
    Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:788-93. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare results from the Musculoskeletal Functional Assessment (MFA) and AOFAS outcome tools in a population undergoing a total ankle replacement...
  44. doi request reprint Spine fractures in patients with ankylosing spinal disorders
    Troy Caron
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E458-64. 2010
    ..Retrospective review...
  45. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's soccer injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2002-2003
    Randall Dick
    National Collegiate Athletic Association, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:278-85. 2007
    ..To review 15 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for women's soccer and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  46. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's lacrosse injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Randall Dick
    National Collegiate Athletic Association, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:262-9. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association injury surveillance data for women's lacrosse and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  47. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's gymnastics injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Stephen W Marshall
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Athl Train 42:234-40. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for women's gymnastics and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  48. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's football injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Randall Dick
    National Collegiate Athletic Association, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:221-33. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for men's football and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  49. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's lacrosse injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Randall Dick
    National Collegiate Athletic Association, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:255-61. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for men's lacrosse and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  50. pmc Epidemiology of collegiate injuries for 15 sports: summary and recommendations for injury prevention initiatives
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Athl Train 42:311-9. 2007
    ..To summarize 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for 15 sports and to identify potential modifiable risk factors to target for injury prevention initiatives...
  51. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's field hockey injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2002-2003
    Randall Dick
    National Collegiate Athletic Association, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:211-20. 2007
    ..To review 15 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for women's field hockey and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  52. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's basketball injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Randall Dick
    National Collegiate Athletic Association, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:194-201. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for men's basketball and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  53. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate men's baseball injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Randall Dick
    National Collegiate Athletic Association, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Athl Train 42:183-93. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for men's baseball and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  54. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's softball injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Stephen W Marshall
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Athl Train 42:286-94. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for women's softball and to identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...
  55. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of distal radius fractures with metaphyseal displacement but without joint incongruity: closed reduction and casting versus closed reduction, spanning external fixation, and optional percutaneous K-wires
    Hans J Kreder
    University of Toronto, Division of Orthopaedics, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 20:115-21. 2006
    ..To compare closed reduction and casting with closed reduction and external fixation with optional K-wire fixation for distal radius fractures with metaphyseal displacement but without joint incongruity...
  56. ncbi request reprint Fracture and dislocation classification compendium - 2007: Orthopaedic Trauma Association classification, database and outcomes committee
    J L Marsh
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:S1-133. 2007
    ..This publication should stimulate new developments and interest in a unified language to code and classify fractures. Further improvements in classification will result in better patient care and clinical research...