wrist injuries

Summary

Summary: Injuries to the wrist or the wrist joint.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Peripheral tears of the triangular fibrocartilage complex cause distal radioulnar joint instability after distal radial fractures
    T Lindau
    Hand Unit, Department of Orthopedics, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
    J Hand Surg Am 25:464-8. 2000
  2. ncbi The fracture liaison service: success of a program for the evaluation and management of patients with osteoporotic fracture
    Alastair R McLellan
    Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Osteoporos Int 14:1028-34. 2003
  3. pmc Acute hand and wrist injuries in experienced rock climbers
    A J Logan
    Orthopaedics, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Croesnewydd Rd, Wrexham LL13 7TD, Wales, UK
    Br J Sports Med 38:545-8. 2004
  4. pmc Extensor carpi ulnaris injuries in tennis players: a study of 28 cases
    B Montalvan
    Sports Medicine, French Tennis Federation, 2 avenue Gordon Bennett, Paris 75016, France
    Br J Sports Med 40:424-9; discussion 429. 2006
  5. ncbi Economic impact of hand and wrist injuries: health-care costs and productivity costs in a population-based study
    C 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
  6. ncbi Clinical and radiological outcomes after stabilisation of complex intra-articular fractures of the distal radius with the volar 2.4 mm LCP
    Lukas Konstantinidis
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Medical Center, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:751-7. 2010
  7. ncbi Comparison of AO Type-B and Type-C volar shearing fractures of the distal part of the radius
    J Sebastiaan Souer
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Yawkey 2100, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2605-11. 2009
  8. ncbi Traumatic dislocation of the hamate and pisiform: a case report and review of the literature
    Tomoyuki Matsumoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wadayama Hospital, Wadayama, Japan
    J Orthop Trauma 19:282-5. 2005
  9. ncbi Dislocation of the pisiform bone after severe crush injury to the hand
    Michael Schädel-Höpfner
    Department of Traumatology and Hand Surgery, University Hospital, Marburg, Germany
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 37:252-5. 2003
  10. ncbi Epidemiology of fall related forearm and wrist fractures among adults treated in US hospital emergency departments
    Carlos H Orces
    Department of Medicine, Laredo Medical Center, Laredo, Texas 78041, USA
    Inj Prev 17:33-6. 2011

Research Grants

  1. AN INVESTIGATION OF OCCUPATIONAL WRIST INJURIES IN WOMEN
    Don Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 1980
  2. Finite element modeling of Colles' fractures
    KAREN TROY; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. GENDER DIFFERENCES IN OSTEOPOROSIS
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. Endogenous/Exogenous Sex Hormones & CHD Risk Factors
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2003
  5. STUDY OF OSTEOPOROTIC FRACTURES
    Marc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. Role of T Cells in Lung Disease in Systemic Sclerosis
    Marc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. Outcomes of Sleep Disorders in Older Men
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. Work-related Injuries Among Immigrant Workers
    Huiyun Xiang; Fiscal Year: 2008
  9. CVD Predictors of Cognitive Function Trajectory over 20 Years
    Elizabeth L Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications224 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Peripheral tears of the triangular fibrocartilage complex cause distal radioulnar joint instability after distal radial fractures
    T 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...
  2. ncbi The fracture liaison service: success of a program for the evaluation and management of patients with osteoporotic fracture
    Alastair R McLellan
    Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Osteoporos Int 14:1028-34. 2003
    ....
  3. pmc Acute hand and wrist injuries in experienced rock climbers
    A 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...
  4. pmc Extensor carpi ulnaris injuries in tennis players: a study of 28 cases
    B 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...
  5. ncbi Economic impact of hand and wrist injuries: health-care costs and productivity costs in a population-based study
    C 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...
  6. ncbi Clinical and radiological outcomes after stabilisation of complex intra-articular fractures of the distal radius with the volar 2.4 mm LCP
    Lukas 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...
  7. ncbi Comparison of AO Type-B and Type-C volar shearing fractures of the distal part of the radius
    J Sebastiaan Souer
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Yawkey 2100, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2605-11. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi Traumatic dislocation of the hamate and pisiform: a case report and review of the literature
    Tomoyuki 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...
  9. ncbi Dislocation of the pisiform bone after severe crush injury to the hand
    Michael 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...
  10. ncbi Epidemiology of fall related forearm and wrist fractures among adults treated in US hospital emergency departments
    Carlos 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...
  11. ncbi Traumatic dislocation of the pisiform: a case report
    Vitali 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...
  12. ncbi Fragility fracture-related direct medical costs in the first year following a nonvertebral fracture in a managed care setting
    Robert 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...
  13. ncbi Utility of the pediatric outcomes data collection instrument for assessing acute hand and wrist injuries in children
    Samuel Kunkel
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:767-72. 2011
    Despite the frequency of hand and wrist injuries in children, patient-reported outcomes have not been systematically assessed...
  14. pmc Conservative treatment of an acute traumatic extensor carpi ulnaris tendon subluxation in a collegiate basketball player: a case report
    Steve 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...
  15. ncbi Athletic injuries of the extensor carpi ulnaris subsheath: MRI findings and utility of gadolinium-enhanced fat-saturated T1-weighted sequences with wrist pronation and supination
    Jeremy 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
    ....
  16. ncbi Wrist injuries in young adults: the diagnostic impact of CT and MRI
    Anastasia Fotiadou
    Department of Radiology, Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon, PE29 6NT Cambridgeshire, UK
    Eur J Radiol 77:235-9. 2011
    ....
  17. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analysis of cast versus splint in children with acceptably angulated wrist fractures
    Camilla 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
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  18. ncbi Wrist injuries; diagnosis with multidetector CT
    Martti J Kiuru
    Department of Radiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Toolo Trauma Center, Topeliuksenkatu 5, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Emerg Radiol 10:182-5. 2004
    The 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...
  19. ncbi A regional audit of hand and wrist injuries. A study of 4873 injuries
    C 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...
  20. ncbi 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...
  21. ncbi Risk factors for proximal humerus, forearm, and wrist fractures in elderly men and women: the Dubbo Osteoporosis Epidemiology Study
    T 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...
  22. ncbi Prevalent vertebral deformities predict hip fractures and new vertebral deformities but not wrist fractures. Study of Osteoporotic Fractures Research Group
    D 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...
  23. ncbi Reconstruction of the posttraumatic unstable distal radioulnar joint
    B 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...
  24. ncbi Indirect reduction and percutaneous fixation versus open reduction and internal fixation for displaced intra-articular fractures of the distal radius: a randomised, controlled trial
    H J Kreder
    Division of Orthopaedics, University of Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:829-36. 2005
    ....
  25. ncbi Perilunate dislocations and fracture-dislocations: a multicenter study
    G 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...
  26. ncbi Reconstruction of the dorsal ligament of the triangular fibrocartilage complex
    L 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...
  27. pmc How to evaluate the quality of fracture reduction and fixation of the wrist and ankle in clinical practice: a Delphi consensus
    M 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%...
  28. ncbi 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...
  29. ncbi Evaluation of physical findings in acute wrist trauma in the emergency department
    Arif 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...
  30. ncbi Wrist fractures: what the clinician wants to know
    C 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...
  31. ncbi [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
    , , Nussbaumstrasse 20,
    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...
  32. ncbi Acute hand and wrist injuries in athletes: evaluation and management
    W 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. 2001
    Acute hand and wrist injuries in the athlete constitute a unique orthopaedic challenge. Because of the particular demands on the athlete (e.g...
  33. ncbi Radiographic evaluation of osseous displacement following intra-articular fractures of the distal radius: reliability of plain radiography versus computed tomography
    R 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...
  34. ncbi A comparative analysis of the accuracy, diagnostic uncertainty and cost of imaging modalities in suspected scaphoid fractures
    Paul 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...
  35. ncbi Can vitamin C prevent complex regional pain syndrome in patients with wrist fractures? A randomized, controlled, multicenter dose-response study
    P 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...
  36. ncbi Reduction of severe wrist injuries in snowboarding by an optimized wrist protection device: a prospective randomized trial
    Wolfgang 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).
  37. ncbi Corrective osteotomy for volar instability of the distal radioulnar Joint associated with radial shaft malunion
    T 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...
  38. ncbi Self-reported disability following distal radius fractures: the influence of hand dominance
    P 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...
  39. ncbi 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
    ....
  40. ncbi Sonographic detection of radiographically occult fractures in pediatric ankle and wrist injuries
    Naum Simanovsky
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:142-5. 2009
    In some pediatric ankle and wrist injuries, the clinical picture is suggestive of a fracture despite negative standard radiographs.
  41. ncbi Wrist injuries in nonprofessional tennis players: relationships with different grips
    Alberto 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.
  42. ncbi The stabilizing mechanism of the distal radioulnar joint during pronation and supination
    H 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...
  43. ncbi Gymnastic wrist injuries
    Brian 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...
  44. ncbi Simultaneous dislocations of the radiocapitellar and distal radioulnar joints
    D 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...
  45. ncbi Patient versus injury factors as predictors of pain and disability six months after a distal radius fracture
    Joy 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...
  46. ncbi Risk factors for fractures of the wrist, shoulder and ankle: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    R 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...
  47. ncbi 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 literature
    Y F Leung
    Orthopaedic and Traumatology Department, Yan Chai Hospital, Tsuen Wan, NT, Hong Kong
    Injury 33:271-3. 2002
  48. pmc Hospital admissions following presentations to emergency departments for a fracture in older people
    Soufiane 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...
  49. ncbi Comparison of external and percutaneous pin fixation with plate fixation for intra-articular distal radial fractures. A randomized study
    Frankie 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...
  50. ncbi Wrist injuries: correlation of clinical and arthroscopic findings
    E 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...
  51. ncbi Predictors of acute carpal tunnel syndrome associated with fracture of the distal radius
    George 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...
  52. ncbi Total scapholunate dislocation with complete scaphoid extrusion: case report
    Leahthan 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...
  53. ncbi Arthroscopic treatment of triangular fibrocartilage wrist injuries in the athlete
    Timothy 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...
  54. ncbi Hand and wrist injuries: Part II. Emergent evaluation
    James 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...
  55. ncbi 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...
  56. ncbi Sagittal wrist motion of carpal bones following intraarticular fractures of the distal radius
    M 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...
  57. ncbi Comparison of external and percutaneous pin fixation with plate fixation for intra-articular distal radial fractures
    Rory D Macnair
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1784; author reply 1784-5. 2008
  58. ncbi [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...
  59. ncbi Volar fixation of dorsally displaced distal radial fracture using locking compression plate
    K 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...
  60. ncbi Isolated scaphoid dislocation associated with axial carpal dissociation: an unusual injury report
    Todd 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...
  61. ncbi Posttraumatic radial club hand
    David 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...
  62. ncbi Experience with the AO Pi-plate for displaced intra-articular fractures of the distal radius
    Yngvar 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...
  63. ncbi Minifragment plating for fractures of the distal radius
    Angel 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...
  64. ncbi Early and delayed treatment of dorsal transscaphoid perilunate fracture-dislocations
    Mahmut 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...
  65. ncbi Arthrodesis for chronic static scapholunate dissociation: a prospective study in 12 patients
    Kurt Pettersson
    Department of Hand and Plastic Surgery, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 38:166-71. 2004
    ....
  66. ncbi Preliminary lunate reduction and pinning facilitates restoration of carpal height when treating perilunate dislocation, scaphoid fracture and nonunion, and scapholunate dissociation
    Matthew 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...
  67. ncbi [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...
  68. ncbi Open and arthroscopic treatment of perilunate injuries
    Wayne 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)...
  69. ncbi Arthroscopically assisted reduction and percutaneous fixation of dorsal perilunate dislocations and fracture-dislocations
    Min 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...
  70. ncbi 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...
  71. ncbi [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...
  72. ncbi [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...
  73. ncbi Wrist arthroscopy
    Stuart 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
  74. ncbi Distal radioulnar joint instability
    Robert 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...
  75. ncbi [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...
  76. ncbi [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
    ....
  77. ncbi Dorsal (AO/ASIF) pi-plate osteosynthesis in the treatment of distal intraarticular radius fractures
    A 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...
  78. ncbi [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...
  79. ncbi [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...
  80. ncbi Arthroscopic mobilization for contracture of the wrist
    Tatsuya 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...
  81. ncbi Effectiveness of external fixation and percutaneous pinning in maintaining distal radius fracture reduction over a a 6-month period
    Eitan Melamed
    J Trauma 60:1150-1. 2006
  82. ncbi Dorsoradial avulsion of the triangular fibrocartilage complex with an avulsion fracture of the sigmoid notch of the radius
    Y Morisawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 32:705-8. 2007
    ....
  83. ncbi [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...
  84. ncbi Case of the month. Radial styloid fracture with scapholunate ligamentous injury
    Gary Sakryd
    Steadman Hawkins Clinic, Denver, CO USA
    JAAPA 19:76. 2006
  85. ncbi Internal fixation of distal radius fractures
    Richard 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...
  86. ncbi Complications and functional outcome following fixation of complex, intra-articular fractures of the distal radius with the AO Pi-Plate
    Vikas 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...
  87. ncbi Surgical reconstruction of a late-presenting volar radiocarpal dislocation: a case report
    Eric 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
  88. ncbi [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...
  89. ncbi [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...
  90. ncbi 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 fracture
    J 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...
  91. ncbi Static scapholunate dissociation diagnosed by scapholunate gap view in wrists with or without distal radius fractures
    M 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...
  92. pmc Osteosynthesis of distal radial fractures with a volar locking screw plate system
    H 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...
  93. ncbi Ulnar bursa distention following volar subluxation of the distal radioulnar joint after distal radial fracture: a rare cause of carpal tunnel syndrome
    T Nishikawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    J Orthop Trauma 15:450-2. 2001
    ....
  94. ncbi The Galeazzi-equivalent lesion in children revisited
    J 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"...
  95. ncbi The effect of sectioning the dorsal radiocarpal ligament and insertion of a pressure sensor into the radiocarpal joint on scaphoid and lunate kinematics
    Walter 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...
  96. ncbi Complex carpal dislocation
    L 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...
  97. ncbi [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...
  98. ncbi Injectable calcium phosphate bone cement Norian SRS for the treatment of intra-articular compression fractures of the distal radius in osteoporotic women
    Robert 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...
  99. ncbi A biomechanical comparison of fragment-specific fixation and augmented external fixation for intra-articular distal radius fractures
    Seth 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...
  100. ncbi Scapho-lunate diastasis: a component of fractures of the distal radius
    C 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...
  101. ncbi Primary ulnar head prosthesis for the treatment of an irreparable ulnar head fracture dislocation
    W 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...

Research Grants9

  1. AN INVESTIGATION OF OCCUPATIONAL WRIST INJURIES IN WOMEN
    Don Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 1980
    Past 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...
  2. Finite element modeling of Colles' fractures
    KAREN TROY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. GENDER DIFFERENCES IN OSTEOPOROSIS
    Elizabeth Barrett Connor; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  4. Endogenous/Exogenous Sex Hormones & CHD Risk Factors
    Elizabeth 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. ..
  5. STUDY OF OSTEOPOROTIC FRACTURES
    Marc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  6. Role of T Cells in Lung Disease in Systemic Sclerosis
    Marc Hochberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The new information that is gained will advance knowledge of T-cell dependent mechanisms of pulmonary fibrosis in scleroderma. ..
  7. Outcomes of Sleep Disorders in Older Men
    Elizabeth 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. ..
  8. Work-related Injuries Among Immigrant Workers
    Huiyun Xiang; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. CVD Predictors of Cognitive Function Trajectory over 20 Years
    Elizabeth 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. ..