Paediatric Trauma & Fractures
Forearm | Wrist | Hand

Radius & Ulna Shaft Fractures in 4 year old
Radius & Ulna Shaft Fractures in 4 year old

Principles

  • Fractures tend to occur more distal with increasing age
  • Up to 13 % associated with elbow injury
  • reduction should be in a position which minimizes angulation while maximizing the stability

Specific Fractures

 

 

 

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