|2.||Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
|5.||Joint Instability (Joint Laxity)
|1.||Egol, Kenneth A: 5 articles (12/2015 - 05/2006)|
|2.||Chung, Kevin C: 5 articles (11/2014 - 06/2002)|
|3.||Ring, David: 3 articles (12/2015 - 03/2010)|
|4.||Ilyas, Asif M: 3 articles (10/2015 - 02/2009)|
|5.||Adani, Roberto: 3 articles (12/2014 - 03/2013)|
|6.||Tarallo, Luigi: 3 articles (12/2014 - 03/2013)|
|7.||Catani, Fabio: 3 articles (12/2014 - 03/2013)|
|8.||Mugnai, Raffaele: 3 articles (12/2014 - 03/2013)|
|9.||Prommersberger, Karl-Josef: 3 articles (01/2014 - 08/2013)|
|10.||Gradl, Georg: 3 articles (01/2014 - 03/2010)|
|1.||Stainless Steel (Steel, Stainless)IBA
03/01/2006 - "The treatment of distal radius fractures with a low-profile stainless steel dorsal plating system is a safe and effective method that provides stable internal fixation and allows for full extensor tendon glide and full metacarpophalangeal joint motion. "
01/01/2014 - "This study will specifically investigate and compare the clinical and radiological outcomes and complication rates of two commonly used volar plating systems for fixation of distal radius fractures: one made from stainless steel (Trimed™ Volar Plate, Trimed™, California, USA) and the other made from titanium (Medartis® Aptus Volar Plate, Medartis®, Basel, Switzerland). "
03/01/2010 - "In this study, we compared the use of a titanium 2.4-mm precontoured plate with that of a stainless-steel oblique 3.5-mm T-shaped plate to test the null hypothesis that there would be no difference in wrist function or upper extremity-specific health status in the internal fixation of AO-type A3.2 distal radius fractures. "
10/01/2015 - "The fixed-angle compression locking stainless steel volar plate may result in less displacement and rotation of fracture fragments in the fixation of AO C3 distal radius fractures than fixation by the fixed-angle locking volar titanium plate. "
10/01/2015 - "To determine biomechanical differences between a fixed-angle locking volar titanium plate (VariAx; Stryker, Kalamazoo, MI) and a fixed-angle compression locking volar stainless steel plate (CoverLoc Volar Plate; Tornier, Amsterdam, Netherlands) in the fixation of simulated AO C3 distal radius fractures. "
|2.||aldosterone secretion inhibitory factor (ASIF)IBA
02/01/1993 - "Modified percutaneous K-wire pinning has been used for unstable distal radius fractures groups A 2.2-3, A 3.1-3, B 1.1-2, B 2.1-2, B 3.3, C 1.1-3, C 2.1-3, and C 3.1-2 according to the ASIF-classification in 90 patients with good results. "
01/01/2009 - "Elbow radiographs images of patients with proximal radius fractures were classified according to Mason, Morrey, and Arbeitsgemeinschaft für osteosynthesefragen/Association for the Study of Internal Fixation (AO/ASIF) classifications by four observers with different experience with this subject to assess their intra- and inter-observer agreement. "
01/01/2015 - "A total of 61 patients classified as type C according to the AO/ASIF classification underwent surgery for comminuted distal radius fractures. "
02/01/2014 - "In this retrospective comparative study, 69 of 80 patients who underwent an operation for AO/ASIF C1, C2 and C3 distal radius fractures were assessed. "
03/01/2012 - "We evaluated the incidence and characteristics of carpal fractures occurring concurrently with distal radius fractures and the patient factors of gender, age, AO/ASIF classification, and energy of the injury. "
|3.||Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)FDA LinkGeneric
08/01/2015 - "Across 3 trials (n = 890) of patients with distal radius fractures, vitamin C did not reduce the risk for CRPS (risk ratio = 0.45; 95% confidence interval, 0.18-1.13; I = 70%). "
08/01/2015 - "The evidence for vitamin C to prevent CRPS in patients with distal radius fractures fails to demonstrate a significant benefit. "
05/01/2015 - "We searched the PubMed, EMBASE and Cochrane library databases for randomized controlled trial (RCT) and comparative studies reporting use of vitamin C to prevent distal radius fracture. "
11/01/2013 - "In regard to distal radius fractures, 11% of respondents always prescribe vitamin C after treatment, and 49% respondents never do so. "
08/01/2015 - "To determine whether vitamin C is effective in preventing complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) in patients with distal radius fractures. "
06/01/2015 - "This article is to observe the efficacy of compound Xiatianwu tablets in elderly patients with osteoporotic distal radius fractures and its impact on the wrist function and complications. "
06/01/2015 - "[Efficacy of compound Xiatianwu tablets in elderly patients with osteoporotic distal radius fractures]."
06/01/2015 - "This study shows that compound Xiatianwu tablets can improve the efficacy in elderly patients with osteoporotic distal radius fractures, reduce the incidence of complications and relieve the pain of patients which plays a significant role in improving the quality of life."
11/01/2014 - "The goal of the current study was to evaluate hardware-related complications and removal rates after open reduction and internal fixation of unstable, displaced distal radius fractures using a dorsal approach with a low-profile titanium plate. "
01/01/2015 - "This retrospective study analyzed data from 37 patients in whom distal radius fracture surgery was performed through single dorsal approach with two low profile titanium plates during a period of 5 years. "
11/01/2014 - "A single surgeon treated 125 patients with isolated, unstable, dorsally displaced distal radius fractures by open reduction and internal fixation using a low-profile titanium dorsal plating system. "
05/01/2014 - "Prebending of a titanium elastic intramedullary nail in the treatment of distal radius fractures in children."
06/01/2011 - "Dorsal and volar 2.4-mm titanium locking plate fixation for AO type C3 dorsally comminuted distal radius fractures."
12/01/2008 - "In this study, innovative bone replacement material was tested after complicated metaphyseal radius fractures with the affected joints. "
12/01/2001 - "[Utility of bone substitutes: study of 101 distal radius fractures]."
05/01/2011 - "Mechanical stability in a human radius fracture treated with a novel tissue-engineered bone substitute: a non-invasive, longitudinal assessment using high-resolution pQCT in combination with finite element analysis."
02/01/2006 - "Dorsal plating of unstable distal radius fractures using a bio-absorbable plating system and bone substitute."
03/01/2015 - "The purpose of this study was to assess the need of bone graft or bone substitutes in unstable distal radius fractures (DRF) treated with locking compression plates (LCP) PATIENTS AND METHODS: An observational and prospective study was conducted on 60 patients with DRF AO-type A3 and AO-type C3, treated surgically by LCP plates without bone grafts or substitutes. "
|7.||Vitamin DFDA LinkGeneric
03/01/2013 - "This study demonstrated that in women with a distal radius fracture, baseline vitamin D level is not associated with grip strength recovery in the injured hand. "
03/01/2013 - "The purpose of this study was to determine whether the level of vitamin D is associated with grip strength recovery in women after a distal radius fracture. "
03/01/2013 - "Evaluation of vitamin D level and grip strength recovery in women with a distal radius fracture."
02/01/2012 - "Vitamin D levels in post-menopausal Korean women with a distal radius fracture."
05/01/2011 - "Vitamin D inadequacy is associated with low-energy distal radius fractures in both women and men. "
02/01/2007 - "We conducted a randomised controlled trial (n=30) comparing the two techniques of anaesthesia for manipulation and reduction of closed distal radius fractures in an emergency room setting. "
06/01/2012 - "Overall, 36% of CT scans were abnormal (n = 30), 7% revealed occult scaphoid fractures, 18% revealed occult carpal fractures of the triquetrum, capitate, and lunate, respectively, and 5% revealed distal radius fractures. "
03/01/2010 - "For the secondary data analysis, three patient cohorts were created: a no ulnar styloid fracture group with the radius fracture treated by pinning or external fixation (n = 30); an ulnar styloid fracture with radius fracture group treated by external fixation (n = 31); and an ulnar styloid fracture with radius fracture treated by pinning (n = 30). "
|9.||Parathyroid Hormone (Parathormone)IBA
03/01/2012 - "Although a recently completed phase 2 clinical trial of PTH(1-34) treatment of patients with radius fracture has failed to achieve its primary outcome, largely because of effective healing in the placebo group, several secondary outcomes are statistically significant, highlighting important issues concerning the appropriate patient population for PTH(1-34) therapy in skeletal repair. "
02/01/2012 - "The purpose of this study was to investigate serum levels of vitamin D in post-menopausal Korean women with a distal radius fracture (DRF) and to determine if there is any association between vitamin D levels and bone-related variables such as bone mineral densities (BMDs), serum parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels and several bone turnover markers. "
|10.||carbon fiber (carbon fibre)IBA
12/01/2014 - "The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical results at 12-month follow-up using a new plate made of carbon-fiber-reinforced polyetheretherketon for the treatment of distal radius fractures. "
12/01/2014 - "A new volar plate made of carbon-fiber-reinforced polyetheretherketon for distal radius fracture: analysis of 40 cases."
03/01/2013 - "We analyzed the efficiency of a new plate DiPhos-RM in CFR-PEEK [carbon-fiber-reinforced poly (etheretherketone)] for the volar fixation of distal radius fractures. "
10/01/2010 - "Dynamic and static external fixators both achieve good outcomes for patients with unstable distal radius fractures with comparable complication rates. "
03/01/2007 - "To investigate the operative indication and clinical efficacy of combination of external fixator and volar approach fixation in treating distal radius fracture. "
01/01/2015 - "This study compared the efficacy between external fixator combined with palmar T-plate internal fixation and simple plate internal fixation for the treatment of comminuted distal radius fractures. "
05/01/2014 - "the purpose of this study was to compare the postoperative radiological and clinical outcomes with minimally invasive percutaneous osteosynthesis using three implants: volar locking plate, intramedullary nail system and nonbridging external fixator for distal radius fractures. "
01/01/2009 - "This study was undertaken to examine the correlation between bone union and impedance at the site of digital radius fractures treated with an external fixator, using an alternating current electrical stimulator and a digital oscilloscope."
|2.||Surgical Casts (Plaster Cast)
01/01/2014 - "The expectation of this study is that shorter duration of plaster cast immobilisation is beneficial for the patient with a distal radius fracture. "
11/01/2007 - "Efficacy of closed reduction and maintenance of surgical outcome in plaster cast immobilization in different types of distal radius fractures."
05/01/2010 - "The aim of this study was to compare the functional and radiographic outcomes of dorsally displaced distal radius fractures treated by closed reduction plaster cast fixation (CRPCF) and external fixation (EF) in patients 65 years and older. "
11/01/2007 - "65 patients were included in the study (40 female, 25 male), mean age of 59 years (19-84), diagnosed with the distal radius fracture, treated by closed reduction and a plaster cast immobilization. "
01/01/1991 - "A prospective randomized trial of external fixation and plaster cast immobilization in the treatment of distal radius fractures."
02/01/2008 - "To treat the comminute distal radius fractures by improved splint, and obersve the curative effect and compare the radiology with the traditional splint. "
02/01/2008 - "The outcome of improved splint was better than that of traditional splint on the function and radiology for treating the comminute distal radius fracture."
02/01/2007 - "The sugar-tong splint is effective in maintaining reductions in pediatric distal radius fractures and has none of the added risks associated with current alternative methods."
08/01/2013 - "This study reviews a series of patients with stable distal radius fractures who have been treated with thermoplastic splint. "
01/01/2013 - "This study demonstrates that use of closed reduction and placement of a sugar tongs splint can effectively maintain reduction of extraphyseal distal radius fractures with rates of displacement similar to that seen with acute casting."
08/01/2005 - "Although autogenous bone graft has been shown to be useful in the treatment of distal radius fractures, the role of bone graft substitutes and the optimal replacement material remains unclear. "
03/01/2002 - "Overall results are comparable to those from other studies of intra-articular distal radius fractures in which other grafts have been used."
12/01/2000 - "On the basis of studies that demonstrated increased strength in ostectomized radii after dynamic compression plating, we believed that internal fixation at the time of graft harvest would significantly reduce the incidence of donor radius fracture. "
03/01/2015 - "Distal radius fractures: Should we use supplemental bone grafts or substitutites in cases of severe osteoporotic or conminution?"
01/01/2015 - "Twenty-five patients with an unstable dorsally displaced distal radius fracture were fixed with a palmar locking plate without additional bone graft or substitute. "
01/01/2011 - "The aim of the study was to evaluate the radiological and functional outcomes of corrective osteotomy of malunited, dorsally tilted distal radius fractures, using fixed-angle volar plates. "
08/01/2015 - "Computer-assisted 3D planned corrective osteotomies in eight malunited radius fractures."
01/01/2015 - "Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy After Distal Radius Fracture Malunion: Review of Literature."
12/01/2014 - "Malunited extra-articular distal radius fractures: corrective osteotomies using volar locking plate."
04/01/2014 - "Ten fresh cadaveric limbs underwent distal radius osteotomy just proximal to the distal radial-ulnar joint to simulate an extra-articular distal radius fracture. "