Summary: Injuries to the wrist or the wrist joint.
Publications224 found, 100 shown here
- Peripheral tears of the triangular fibrocartilage complex cause distal radioulnar joint instability after distal radial fracturesT Lindau
Hand Unit, Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
J Hand Surg Am 25:464-8. 2000..Instability was not associated with any radiographic finding either at the time of fracture or at the follow-up examination. Initial fracture or nonunion of the styloid was even slightly more common in stable patients...
- The fracture liaison service: success of a program for the evaluation and management of patients with osteoporotic fractureAlastair R McLellan
Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
Osteoporos Int 14:1028-34. 2003....
- Acute hand and wrist injuries in experienced rock climbersA J Logan
Orthopaedics, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Croesnewydd Rd, Wrexham LL13 7TD, Wales, UK
Br J Sports Med 38:545-8. 2004..The sport of rock climbing has its own spectrum of injuries, almost half of which involve the wrist and hand...
- Extensor carpi ulnaris injuries in tennis players: a study of 28 casesB Montalvan
Sports Medicine, French Tennis Federation, 2 avenue Gordon Bennett, Paris 75016, France
Br J Sports Med 40:424-9; discussion 429. 2006..Each of these clinical entities requires a different therapeutic approach. A review of the relevant anatomy is provided...
- Economic impact of hand and wrist injuries: health-care costs and productivity costs in a population-based studyC E de Putter
Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e56. 2012..The purpose of this study was to estimate the total health-care costs and productivity costs of injuries to the hand and wrist and to compare them with other important injury groups in a nationwide study...
- Clinical and radiological outcomes after stabilisation of complex intra-articular fractures of the distal radius with the volar 2.4 mm LCPLukas Konstantinidis
Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Medical Center, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:751-7. 2010..The purpose of the present study is to evaluate the results of the treatment of intra-articular fractures with the volar 2.4 mm LCP with regard to loss of reduction, clinical outcome and complications...
- Comparison of AO Type-B and Type-C volar shearing fractures of the distal part of the radiusJ Sebastiaan Souer
Massachusetts General Hospital, Yawkey 2100, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2605-11. 2009....
- Traumatic dislocation of the hamate and pisiform: a case report and review of the literatureTomoyuki Matsumoto
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wadayama Hospital, Wadayama, Japan
J Orthop Trauma 19:282-5. 2005..It appears that the ulnar nerve injury was the largest contributing factor to the poor outcome of our patient. Evaluation of soft-tissue injuries, especially nerve injury, is important in the treatment of complex carpal dislocations...
- Dislocation of the pisiform bone after severe crush injury to the handMichael Schädel-Höpfner
Department of Traumatology and Hand Surgery, University Hospital, Marburg, Germany
Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 37:252-5. 2003..Other authors recommend that excision of the pisiform is considered to be a more appropriate method of treatment...
- Epidemiology of fall related forearm and wrist fractures among adults treated in US hospital emergency departmentsCarlos H Orces
Department of Medicine, Laredo Medical Center, Laredo, Texas 78041, USA
Inj Prev 17:33-6. 2011..To examine national estimates of forearm and wrist fractures among adults treated in US emergency departments...
- Traumatic dislocation of the pisiform: a case reportVitali Goriainov
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Southampton University Hospitals, Southampton, United Kingdom
J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 18:389-90. 2010..After an initial delay in diagnosis and unsuccessful closed reduction, he underwent resection of the pisiform. At 12-month follow-up, he had full range of movement of the wrist and no residual pain...
- Fragility fracture-related direct medical costs in the first year following a nonvertebral fracture in a managed care settingRobert L Ohsfeldt
College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52246, USA
Osteoporos Int 17:252-8. 2006..In a patient population aged 45+ years, the first month following a nonvertebral fracture has a major impact on medical care costs. The most costly nonvertebral fracture sites were hip, femur, and tibia fractures...
- Utility of the pediatric outcomes data collection instrument for assessing acute hand and wrist injuries in childrenSamuel Kunkel
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
J Pediatr Orthop 31:767-72. 2011Despite the frequency of hand and wrist injuries in children, patient-reported outcomes have not been systematically assessed...
- Conservative treatment of an acute traumatic extensor carpi ulnaris tendon subluxation in a collegiate basketball player: a case reportSteve M Patterson
Sports and Orthopaedic Specialists, 8100 West 78th Street, Suite 225, Edina, MN 55439, USA
J Athl Train 46:574-6. 2011..To present the case of an acute traumatic extensor carpi ulnaris (ECU) subluxation in a National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II female basketball player...
- Athletic injuries of the extensor carpi ulnaris subsheath: MRI findings and utility of gadolinium-enhanced fat-saturated T1-weighted sequences with wrist pronation and supinationJeremy Jeantroux
Department of Radiology B, Hopital Cochin, AP HP, Universite Paris Descartes, Rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques 27, 75014, Paris, France
Eur Radiol 21:160-6. 2011....
- Wrist injuries in young adults: the diagnostic impact of CT and MRIAnastasia Fotiadou
Department of Radiology, Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon, PE29 6NT Cambridgeshire, UK
Eur J Radiol 77:235-9. 2011....
- Cost-effectiveness analysis of cast versus splint in children with acceptably angulated wrist fracturesCamilla Von Keyserlingk
Programs PATH Research Institute, St Joseph s Healthcare Hamilton, 50 Charlton Avenue East, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 4A6, Canada
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 27:101-7. 2011....
- Wrist injuries; diagnosis with multidetector CTMartti J Kiuru
Department of Radiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Toolo Trauma Center, Topeliuksenkatu 5, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
Emerg Radiol 10:182-5. 2004The aim of the study was to assess acute-phase multidetector CT (MDCT) findings in wrist injuries. We retrieved all emergency room MDCT requests processed in the period from August 2000 to May 2003...
- A regional audit of hand and wrist injuries. A study of 4873 injuriesC Hill
Northern Ireland Plastic and Maxillo facial Unit, The Ulster Hospital, Dundonald, Belfast, UK
J Hand Surg Br 23:196-200. 1998..The dominant hand was more commonly injured although this was influenced by the cause of injury: 16.3% were caused by a fall; 15% by sport; and 7% were work/machinery related. 13.3% were referred to specialities for further treatment...
- What are the radiological predictors of functional outcome following fractures of the distal radius?C Y Ng
Edinburgh Orthopaedic Trauma Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:145-50. 2011..The ultimate aim of treatment is a pain-free, mobile wrist joint without functional limitation...
- Risk factors for proximal humerus, forearm, and wrist fractures in elderly men and women: the Dubbo Osteoporosis Epidemiology StudyT V Nguyen
Bone and Mineral Research Program, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Am J Epidemiol 153:587-95. 2001..0, 3.6) and a history of falls (women: RR = 1.9, 95% CI: 1.4, 2.6) were also significant. These data suggest that elderly men and women largely share common risk factors for upper limb fractures and that FNBMD is the primary risk factor...
- Prevalent vertebral deformities predict hip fractures and new vertebral deformities but not wrist fractures. Study of Osteoporotic Fractures Research GroupD M Black
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, 94105, USA
J Bone Miner Res 14:821-8. 1999..Spinal radiographs identifying prevalent vertebral deformities may be a useful additional measurement to classify further a woman's risk of future fracture...
- Reconstruction of the posttraumatic unstable distal radioulnar jointB D Adams
Orthopedic Surgery and Biomedical Engineering, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
Orthop Clin North Am 32:353-63, x. 2001..Attention focuses specifically on anatomic reconstruction of distal radioulnar ligaments. The authors' technique is presented in detail...
- Indirect reduction and percutaneous fixation versus open reduction and internal fixation for displaced intra-articular fractures of the distal radius: a randomised, controlled trialH J Kreder
Division of Orthopaedics, University of Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:829-36. 2005....
- Perilunate dislocations and fracture-dislocations: a multicenter studyG Herzberg
Hopital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
J Hand Surg Am 18:768-79. 1993..The initial appraisal of both the osseous and ligamentous pathology was very important...
- Reconstruction of the dorsal ligament of the triangular fibrocartilage complexL R Scheker
Christine M Kleinert Institute for Hand and Micro Surgery, Louisville, Kentucky
J Hand Surg Br 19:310-8. 1994..This technique has been shown to correct dynamic DRUJ instability in carefully selected patients, decreasing or eliminating pain and restoring normal function...
- How to evaluate the quality of fracture reduction and fixation of the wrist and ankle in clinical practice: a Delphi consensusM S Beerekamp
Trauma Unit, Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, G4 137, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:739-46. 2011..Questions addressed imaging techniques, aspects of the anatomy and fracture reduction and fixation. Agreement was expressed as the percentage of respondents with similar answers. Consensus was defined as an agreement of at least 90%...
- Do radiographic indices of distal radius fracture reduction predict outcomes in older adults receiving conservative treatment?J L Jaremko
Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Clin Radiol 62:65-72. 2007..To investigate whether radiographic deformities suggesting inadequate reduction would be associated with adverse clinical outcomes...
- Evaluation of physical findings in acute wrist trauma in the emergency departmentArif Alper Cevik
Osmangazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Emergency Department, Eskisehir, Turkey
Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:257-61. 2003..The aim of the study was to evaluate the value of physical findings to predict fracture in patients with acute wrist trauma...
- Wrist fractures: what the clinician wants to knowC A Goldfarb
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 S Kingshighway Blvd, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Radiology 219:11-28. 2001..After this evaluation, appropriate imaging studies appropriately performed and interpreted will help direct treatment and improve outcome with greater clarity and certainty...
- [3-D imaging with a mobile surgical image enhancement equipment (ISO-C-3D). Initial examples of fracture diagnosis of peripheral joints in comparison with spiral CT and conventional radiography]D Kotsianos
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Unfallchirurg 104:834-8. 2001..Studies in an adequate number of patients are required to elucidate whether these promising results can also be obtained in a clinical setting...
- Acute hand and wrist injuries in athletes: evaluation and managementW J Morgan
Department of Orthopaedics/Physical Rehabilitation, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 9:389-400. 2001Acute hand and wrist injuries in the athlete constitute a unique orthopaedic challenge. Because of the particular demands on the athlete (e.g...
- Radiographic evaluation of osseous displacement following intra-articular fractures of the distal radius: reliability of plain radiography versus computed tomographyR J Cole
Orthopaedic Clinic, Memphis, TN, USA
J Hand Surg Am 22:792-800. 1997..From these data, we conclude that CT scanning data, using the arc method of measurement, are more reliable for quantifying articular surface incongruities of the distal radius than are plain radiography measurements...
- A comparative analysis of the accuracy, diagnostic uncertainty and cost of imaging modalities in suspected scaphoid fracturesPaul J Jenkins
The Orthopaedic Trauma Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Injury 39:768-74. 2008..The aim of this study is to describe the epidemiology of clinically suspected scaphoid fracture and determine the prevalence of true fracture. These data are used to compare second-line imaging techniques in our population...
- Can vitamin C prevent complex regional pain syndrome in patients with wrist fractures? A randomized, controlled, multicenter dose-response studyP E Zollinger
Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1424-31. 2007..Complex regional pain syndrome type I is treated symptomatically. A protective effect of vitamin C (ascorbic acid) has been reported previously. A dose-response study was designed to evaluate its effect in patients with wrist fractures...
- Reduction of severe wrist injuries in snowboarding by an optimized wrist protection device: a prospective randomized trialWolfgang Machold
Clinic for Traumatology, General Hospital, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
J Trauma 52:517-20. 2002..Roughly 6,000 of these suffer from injury and up to 2,000 sustain moderate or severe wrist injuries (mainly fractures of the distal radius and epiphysiolyses).
- Corrective osteotomy for volar instability of the distal radioulnar Joint associated with radial shaft malunionT Oda
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Japan
J Hand Surg Eur Vol 32:573-7. 2007..Osteoarthritis of the distal radioulnar joint was noted in one patient 31 months after the operation. All of the patients were satisfied with the results and did not desire further operations...
- Self-reported disability following distal radius fractures: the influence of hand dominanceP E Beaulé
Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Hand Surg Am 25:476-82. 2000..The practical implication is that outcome studies for the treatment of distal radius fractures should take hand dominance into account...
- Arthroscopic treatment of partial scapholunate ligament tears in children with chronic wrist painBrandon E Earp
Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2448-55. 2006....
- Sonographic detection of radiographically occult fractures in pediatric ankle and wrist injuriesNaum Simanovsky
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
J Pediatr Orthop 29:142-5. 2009In some pediatric ankle and wrist injuries, the clinical picture is suggestive of a fracture despite negative standard radiographs.
- Wrist injuries in nonprofessional tennis players: relationships with different gripsAlberto Stefano Tagliafico
University of Genova, Italy
Am J Sports Med 37:760-7. 2009..Hits with enormous amount of top-spin and lower technical and physical training are responsible for most wrist injuries in nonprofessional tennis players.
- The stabilizing mechanism of the distal radioulnar joint during pronation and supinationH Kihara
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, SUNY Health Science Center 13210, USA
J Hand Surg Am 20:930-6. 1995..Dislocation, and frequently diastasis, occurred only with sectioning of all four structures. This suggests that all four structures contribute to stability of the distal radioulnar joint...
- Gymnastic wrist injuriesBrian G Webb
Indiana University School of Medicine, Methodist Sports Medicine The Orthopedic Specialists, Pennsylvania Pkwy, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
Curr Sports Med Rep 7:289-95. 2008..In addition, a gymnast's training regimen should also include elements of injury prevention...
- Simultaneous dislocations of the radiocapitellar and distal radioulnar jointsD D M Spicer
Orthopaedic Department, St Mary s Hospital, London, England
J Orthop Trauma 16:136-8. 2002..The authors of the present study describe a case of persistent radiocapitellar subluxation after closed reduction of an elbow dislocation, secondary to irreducible volar subluxation of the DRUJ...
- Patient versus injury factors as predictors of pain and disability six months after a distal radius fractureJoy C MacDermid
School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Ontario, Hamilton, Canada
J Clin Epidemiol 55:849-54. 2002..50). Both impairment and disability measures are required to fully describe outcomes. Further work is required to delineate additional factors that contribute to outcome...
- Risk factors for fractures of the wrist, shoulder and ankle: the Blue Mountains Eye StudyR Q Ivers
Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Newtown, NSW, Australia
Osteoporos Int 13:513-8. 2002..3, 95% CI 0.1-0.8) and visual field loss (RR 2.8, 95% CI 1.2-6.6). These findings are in keeping with other studies, and suggest that different types of osteoporotic fracture have different, if overlapping, sets of risk factors...
- Isolated dislocation of the radial head, with simultaneous dislocation of proximal and distal radio-ulnar joints without fracture in an adult patient: case report and review of the literatureY F Leung
Orthopaedic and Traumatology Department, Yan Chai Hospital, Tsuen Wan, NT, Hong Kong
Injury 33:271-3. 2002
- Hospital admissions following presentations to emergency departments for a fracture in older peopleSoufiane Boufous
NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Inj Prev 13:211-4. 2007..The findings indicate that hospitalisation data do not accurately reflect the incidence of low-trauma fractures, particularly wrist and pelvic fractures, in older people...
- Comparison of external and percutaneous pin fixation with plate fixation for intra-articular distal radial fractures. A randomized studyFrankie Leung
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:16-22. 2008..Two commonly used treatment methods are external fixation combined with percutaneous pin fixation and plate fixation. We performed a prospective multicenter randomized trial to compare these two treatment strategies...
- Wrist injuries: correlation of clinical and arthroscopic findingsE R North
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
J Hand Surg Am 15:915-20. 1990..No significant association was found between the presence of chondromalacia, synovitis, or specific ligament tears and the mechanism of injury, duration of symptoms, presence of clicking, or pain with activity...
- Predictors of acute carpal tunnel syndrome associated with fracture of the distal radiusGeorge Dyer
Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Hand Surg Am 33:1309-13. 2008..A better understanding of the risk factors for acute carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) associated with fracture of the distal radius might influence recommendations for prophylactic carpal tunnel release...
- Total scapholunate dislocation with complete scaphoid extrusion: case reportLeahthan F Domeshek
Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Hand Surg Am 35:69-71. 2010..We are unaware of any previously reported case of simultaneous dislocation with the scaphoid completely extruded from the wrist at the time of injury. The patient was treated with a proximal row carpectomy...
- Arthroscopic treatment of triangular fibrocartilage wrist injuries in the athleteTimothy R McAdams
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
Am J Sports Med 37:291-7. 2009..Previous studies show that arthroscopic debridement or repair can improve symptoms, but the results of arthroscopic treatment of TFC injuries in high-level athletes have not yet been reported...
- Hand and wrist injuries: Part II. Emergent evaluationJames M Daniels
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Quincy, USA
Am Fam Physician 69:1949-56. 2004..Infectious entities include "fight bite," open fractures, purulent tenosynovitis, animal bites, and retained foreign bodies. Tendon disruptions should be recognized early to optimize management...
- Diagnosis of occult scaphoid fractures and other wrist injuries. Are repeated clinical examinations and plain radiographs still state of the art?C Gabler
Department of Traumatology, University of Vienna Medical School, AKH Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Langenbecks Arch Surg 386:150-4. 2001..MRI scans are indicated for early diagnosis of occult fractures and soft tissue injuries about the wrist...
- Sagittal wrist motion of carpal bones following intraarticular fractures of the distal radiusM Lutz
Department of Trauma Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
J Hand Surg Br 30:282-7. 2005..There was a significant correlation between articular surface depth and radiocarpal motion...
- Comparison of external and percutaneous pin fixation with plate fixation for intra-articular distal radial fracturesRory D Macnair
J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1784; author reply 1784-5. 2008
- [Complications after midcarpal arthrodesis--attempt to analyse the pitfalls]H G Tünnerhoff
Praxis und Belegabteilung für Handchirurgie am Krankenhaus Marbach am Neckar
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 35:288-98. 2003..Midcarpal arthrodesis (MCA) with excision of the scaphoid is in our opinion a reliable procedure. Pitfalls and unsatisfactory results can be attributed to technical shortcomings during the operation or to poor indication...
- Volar fixation of dorsally displaced distal radial fracture using locking compression plateK K Wong
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 13:153-7. 2005..To evaluate the functional and radiological results of treating unstable fractures of the dorsal distal radius with a volar locking plate...
- Isolated scaphoid dislocation associated with axial carpal dissociation: an unusual injury reportTodd Horton
Naval Medical Center San Diego, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Diego, CA, USA
J Hand Surg Am 29:1102-8. 2004..Knowledge of the anatomy and the potential injury patterns of the carpus will aid the hand surgeon with injury recognition and proper treatment...
- Posttraumatic radial club handDavid Ring
Harvard Medical School, Hand and Upper Extremity Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
J Surg Orthop Adv 13:161-5. 2004..One patient failed to heal the fracture and was treated with wrist arthrodesis. Functional alignment and use of the hand was restored in all patients...
- Experience with the AO Pi-plate for displaced intra-articular fractures of the distal radiusYngvar Krukhaug
Department of Orthopedics, Haukeland University Hospital, NO 5021 Bergen, Norway
Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 38:293-6. 2004..We conclude that the AO pi-plate is an excellent option for the most comminuted fractures of the distal radius...
- Minifragment plating for fractures of the distal radiusAngel Antonio Martinez
Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Miguel Servet University Hospital, Zaragoza, Spain
Acta Orthop Belg 70:311-4. 2004..No patients needed plate removal because of irritation of the tendons. The results obtained with this technique appear promising, although more cases are needed to achieve a definitive conclusion...
- Early and delayed treatment of dorsal transscaphoid perilunate fracture-dislocationsMahmut Komurcu
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
J Orthop Trauma 22:535-40. 2008..The aim of this study is to discuss and compare open reduction and internal fixation for acute and delayed transscaphoid perilunate fracture-dislocations and review the literature...
- Arthrodesis for chronic static scapholunate dissociation: a prospective study in 12 patientsKurt Pettersson
Department of Hand and Plastic Surgery, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 38:166-71. 2004....
- Preliminary lunate reduction and pinning facilitates restoration of carpal height when treating perilunate dislocation, scaphoid fracture and nonunion, and scapholunate dissociationMatthew M Tomaino
Division of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:153-4. 2004..This simple technique is described...
- [Dorsal double plating for fractures of the distal radius--a biomechanical concept and clinical experience]D A Rikli
Kantonsspital, Chirurgie A, Lucerne, Switzerland
Zentralbl Chir 128:1003-7. 2003..4 mm Titanium plates with the option for head locking screws...
- Open and arthroscopic treatment of perilunate injuriesWayne M Weil
Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 445:120-32. 2006..Open reduction, arthroscopic, and fluoroscopically aided percutaneous techniques can be used to successfully treat carpal dislocations. We report our experiences treating perilunate injuries. Level of Evidence: Level V (expert opinion)...
- Arthroscopically assisted reduction and percutaneous fixation of dorsal perilunate dislocations and fracture-dislocationsMin Jong Park
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Arthroscopy 21:1153. 2005..The arthroscopic treatment of acute dorsal perilunate injuries is technically feasible in achieving anatomic reduction and stable fixation. Our preliminary clinical results were encouraging, but the long-term results need to be observed...
- Treatment of intra-articular fractures of the distal radius: fluoroscopic or arthroscopic reduction?S E Varitimidis
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Thessalia, 41110, Larissa, Greece
J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:778-85. 2008..Better treatment of associated intra-articular injuries might also have been a reason for the improved outcome...
- [Sagittal wrist motion following dorsal radiocarpal fracture dislocations]J Oberladstätter
Universitätsklinik für Unfallchirurgie und Sporttraumatologie, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck, Osterreich
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 39:49-53. 2007..To evaluate the sagittal motion at the radiocarpal and midcarpal levels following dorsal radiocarpal fracture dislocation (Moneim type I) nine cases were investigated clinically and radiologically...
- [Bipolar dislocation of the forearm]Y Najeb
Service de traumatologie orthopedie, CHU de Marrakech, Morocco
Chir Main 26:62-4. 2007..Satisfactory healing of the scaphoid was observed. This combination of injuries has only rarely been reported in the literature...
- Wrist arthroscopyStuart J Elkowitz
NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York, USA
Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 64:156-65. 2006
- Distal radioulnar joint instabilityRobert M Szabo
University of California Davis, Davis, California, USA
Instr Course Lect 56:79-89. 2007..Recognition of the type and cause of instability is fundamental to provide effective treatment...
- [Intraarticular distal radius fractures--arthroscopic assessment of injuries]Bartłomiej Kordasiewicz
Klinika Chirurgii Urazowej Narzadu Ruchu, Centrum Medycznego Kształcenia Podyplomowego SPSK im A Grucy w Otwocku
Chir Narzadow Ruchu Ortop Pol 71:113-6. 2006..Additionally associated soft tissue injuries, which are not visible in standard X-ray examination are detected and treated...
- [Functional results after the Kapandji-Sauvé operation for salvage of the distal radioulnar joint]C Czermak
Klinik für Hand, Plastische und Rekonstruktive Chirurgie Schwerbrandverletztenzentrum, Berufsgenossenschaftliche Unfallklinik Ludwigshafen, Plastische und Handchirurgie der Universität Heidelberg, Germany
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 39:403-8. 2007....
- Dorsal (AO/ASIF) pi-plate osteosynthesis in the treatment of distal intraarticular radius fracturesA Suckel
Orthopaedische Universitätsklinik mit Poliklinik, Tuebingen, Germany and Klinik für Unfallchirurgie, Kreiskrankenhaus Leonberg, Germany
J Hand Surg Br 31:673-9. 2006..These results suggest that this osteosynthesis provides adequate fixation of comminuted distal intraarticular radius fractures with a reasonable incidence of complications...
- [Acceptance of patient-related evaluation of wrist function following distal radius fracture (DRF)]M Gabl
Universitätsklinik für Unfallchirurgie und Sporttraumatologie Vorstand Univ Prof Dr M Blauth, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck, Osterreich
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 39:68-72. 2007..The purpose of this study was to assess different subjective features with regard to patient satisfaction for wrist healing, activity and participation...
- [An inveterate fracture of the barton type of the distal radius with dislocation in the radiocarpal joint--case history]Marcin Bednarenko
Oddział Chirurgii Ortopedyczno Urazowej i Rehabilitacji w Dabrowie Tarnowskiej
Przegl Lek 63:94-6. 2006..As a result of treatment and intensive rehabilitation, we achieved synostosis and functionality of the wrist and left hand...
- Arthroscopic mobilization for contracture of the wristTatsuya Hattori
Department of Hand Surgery, Graduate School of Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
Arthroscopy 22:850-4. 2006..We evaluated the clinical efficacy of arthroscopic mobilization of the wrist for release of persistent traumatic contracture...
- Effectiveness of external fixation and percutaneous pinning in maintaining distal radius fracture reduction over a a 6-month periodEitan Melamed
J Trauma 60:1150-1. 2006
- Dorsoradial avulsion of the triangular fibrocartilage complex with an avulsion fracture of the sigmoid notch of the radiusY Morisawa
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
J Hand Surg Eur Vol 32:705-8. 2007....
- [Indications and techniques for wrist arthroscopy]A Ewert
Orthopade 36:1157-68. 2007..Approaches are lateral and oriented on the extensor tendons or other anatomical landmarks. Arthroscopy is especially useful by carpal instability as it offers many possibilities, not only diagnostically but also therapeutically...
- Case of the month. Radial styloid fracture with scapholunate ligamentous injuryGary Sakryd
Steadman Hawkins Clinic, Denver, CO USA
JAAPA 19:76. 2006
- Internal fixation of distal radius fracturesRichard Y Kim
Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, New Jersey, USA
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:2-7. 2007..In this article, we review each of these techniques and provide case examples to illustrate their applicability...
- Complications and functional outcome following fixation of complex, intra-articular fractures of the distal radius with the AO Pi-PlateVikas Khanduja
Trauma and Orthopaedics, Newham University Hospital, Plaistow, London, United Kingdom
Acta Orthop Belg 71:672-7. 2005..We recommend that the implant be used sparingly and if used then elective removal of the implant should be considered after fracture union...
- Surgical reconstruction of a late-presenting volar radiocarpal dislocation: a case reportEric P Hofmeister
Orthopaedic Hand Surgery Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:96-9. 2008
- [MR imaging for the evaluation of accompanying injuries in cases of distal forearm fractures in children and adolescents]R Zimmermann
Universitätsklinik für Unfallchirurgie und Sporttraumatologie, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck, Osterreich
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 39:60-7. 2007..The study was made to evaluate the role of MR imaging in pediatric distal forearm fractures by comparison with the findings of plain radiographs and MRI...
- [Functional results two years after the treatment of a delayed diagnosed scapho-capitate fracture syndrome]M Hakimi
Klinik für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 35:338-41. 2003..After postoperative immobilization of the wrist using an external fixator for six weeks the patient was already able to work again only twelve weeks after surgery...
- Responsiveness of the short form-36, disability of the arm, shoulder, and hand questionnaire, patient-rated wrist evaluation, and physical impairment measurements in evaluating recovery after a distal radius fractureJ C MacDermid
Hand and Upper Limb Centre, St Joseph s Health Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
J Hand Surg Am 25:330-40. 2000..Of the physical tests, grip strength was most responsive, followed by range of motion. Responsive patient-rating scales and physical performance evaluations can assist with outcome evaluation of patients with distal radius fracture...
- Static scapholunate dissociation diagnosed by scapholunate gap view in wrists with or without distal radius fracturesM Akahane
Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Heisei Memorial Hospital, Kashihara City, Nara Japan
Hand Surg 7:191-5. 2002..Close examinations, like arthroscopy and dynamic cineradiography, need to be made in patients with SLD associated with distal radius fractures, especially in those younger than 30...
- Osteosynthesis of distal radial fractures with a volar locking screw plate systemH Drobetz
Department of Trauma Surgery, Neunkirchen General Hospital, Peischingerstrasse 19, 2620 Neunkirchen, Austria
Int Orthop 27:1-6. 2003..The most frequent complication was rupture of the flexor pollicis longus tendon, which occurred in six cases (12%) at a mean of 10 months after operation...
- Ulnar bursa distention following volar subluxation of the distal radioulnar joint after distal radial fracture: a rare cause of carpal tunnel syndromeT Nishikawa
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
J Orthop Trauma 15:450-2. 2001....
- The Galeazzi-equivalent lesion in children revisitedJ Imatani
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Okayama Saiseikai General Hospital, Japan
J Hand Surg Br 21:455-7. 1996..The Galeazzi fracture-dislocation and the Galeazzi-equivalent lesion appear to be completely dissimilar in their pathological anatomy. We suggest calling the latter a "pseudo-Galeazzi injury"...
- The effect of sectioning the dorsal radiocarpal ligament and insertion of a pressure sensor into the radiocarpal joint on scaphoid and lunate kinematicsWalter H Short
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 550 Harrison Center, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
J Hand Surg Am 27:68-76. 2002..This study supports the clinical belief that this dorsal wrist ligament should be spared during surgical approaches to the carpus...
- Complex carpal dislocationL R Irwin
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, District General Hospital, Grimsby, Humberside, UK
J Hand Surg Br 20:746-9. 1995..Despite the extensive damage sustained, the case was managed without difficulty and outcome has been very satisfactory...
- [Treatment of Galeazzi's fracture - is the surgical revision of the distal radioulnar joint necessary?]M Rothe
Klinik für Unfallchirurgie, Plastische und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Klinikum der Georg August Universität Göttingen
Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 33:252-7. 2001..In Galeazzi's fracture, the aim of treatment is restoring the congruency of the joint and the stability of the DRUJ, thus preventing a loss of pronation or supination...
- Injectable calcium phosphate bone cement Norian SRS for the treatment of intra-articular compression fractures of the distal radius in osteoporotic womenRobert Zimmermann
Department of Trauma and Sports Medicine, University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 123:22-7. 2003..Distal radius fracture often presents a metaphyseal void which is more extended in elderly, osteoporotic patients. Bone graft and bone substitutes are reported to be beneficial in maintaining metaphyseal reduction...
- A biomechanical comparison of fragment-specific fixation and augmented external fixation for intra-articular distal radius fracturesSeth D Dodds
Hand and Upper Extremity Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
J Hand Surg Am 27:953-64. 2002..Our findings confirm the stability of this low-profile plating system and support the consideration of early wrist motion when treating complex, intra-articular distal radius fractures with fragment-specific fixation...
- Scapho-lunate diastasis: a component of fractures of the distal radiusC S Mudgal
Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool
J Hand Surg Br 15:503-5. 1990..Ten cases of fractures of the distal radius associated with scapho-lunate diastasis are reported. The mechanism of injury has been described and an attempt made to analyse the implications in treating such an injury...
- Primary ulnar head prosthesis for the treatment of an irreparable ulnar head fracture dislocationW Grechenig
Department of Traumatology, University of Graz Medical School, Graz, Austria
J Hand Surg Br 26:269-71. 2001..A stable distal radio-ulnar joint was achieved by careful dissection of a posterior soft tissue flap and accurate reduction of the radius...
- AN INVESTIGATION OF OCCUPATIONAL WRIST INJURIES IN WOMENDon Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 1980Past experience has shown that there is a high incidence of chronic wrist injuries among workers who perform manual work in industry; this incidence is particularly high among female workers...
- Finite element modeling of Colles' fracturesKAREN TROY; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- GENDER DIFFERENCES IN OSTEOPOROSISElizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Endogenous/Exogenous Sex Hormones & CHD Risk FactorsElizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2003..These observations may aid in deciding whether individual women should use HRT and, if so, which regimen would provide the most benefit with the least risk. ..
- STUDY OF OSTEOPOROTIC FRACTURESMarc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Role of T Cells in Lung Disease in Systemic SclerosisMarc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2006..The new information that is gained will advance knowledge of T-cell dependent mechanisms of pulmonary fibrosis in scleroderma. ..
- Outcomes of Sleep Disorders in Older MenElizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will also supplement the bank of MrOS specimens to allow for testing of future hypotheses concerning the role of sleep in the development of age-related diseases and conditions. ..
- Work-related Injuries Among Immigrant WorkersHuiyun Xiang; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CVD Predictors of Cognitive Function Trajectory over 20 YearsElizabeth L Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2010..This information is important given the aging of the population, the fact that CVD risk factors are modifiable, and because the maintenance of cognitive function is an essential component of healthy aging. ..