The treatment of complex carpal dislocations by external fixation

Injury
D L Fernandez, K Mader

Abstract

This article presents the treatment of complex carpal dislocations and fracture dislocations by external fixation. Twenty-four patients were treated with external fixation after complex carpal trauma. Operative technique, aftertreatment, complications and long-term results are presented and discussed.

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