FRACS Orthopaedic Exams

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These radiographs are of a 4 year old’s elbow after a fall. The fracture has been reduced and fixed.

1. Comment on the wire placement
2. Describe your manoeuvre to reduce these injuries.
3. Which complications, and with what frequency occur in the treatment of such a fracture?

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