J Korean Surgery Hand Soc Search

CLOSE


Arch Hand Microsurg > Volume 20(2); 2015 > Article
Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2015;20(2):64-71.
Published online June 30, 2015.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.12790/jkssh.2015.20.2.64   
Arthroscopically Assisted Reduction of Distal Radius Fractures
Midum Jegal, Jong Pil Kim
1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dankook University College of Medicine, Cheonan, Korea. kimjp@dankook.ac.kr
2Department of Kinesiology and Medical Science, Graduate School, Dankook University, Cheonan, Korea.
Received: 7 June 2014   • Revised: 11 June 2015   • Accepted: 12 June 2015
Abstract
Wrist arthroscopy has been used as an important adjunct procedure to distal radius fracture management. This procedure allows minimal surgical intervention and provides excellent visualization of the joint for anatomical restoration of articular fracture of the distal radius and early management of associated injuries. To many, it is still technically challenging to adequately perform arthroscopy in the distal radius fractures. With this review, we aimed to provide an updated arthroscopic technique in the management of distal radius fractures and potential pitfalls of this technique.
 


About
Article and topics
Article category

Browse all articles >

Topics

Browse all articles >

Browse articles
Editorial policy
For contributors
Editorial Office
St. Vincent’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 93 Ji-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon 16247, Korea
Tel: +82-31-249-7186    Fax: +82-31-254-7186    E-mail: journal@handmicro.org                

Copyright © 2021 by Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand, Korean Society for Microsurgery, and Korean Society for Surgery of the Peripheral Nerve.

Developed in M2PI

Close layer
prev next