Simultaneous bilateral Mason type IIb radial head fractures in a young female: Was an increased carrying angle the cause?

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/581548
Title:
Simultaneous bilateral Mason type IIb radial head fractures in a young female: Was an increased carrying angle the cause?
Authors:
Raval,Pradyumna; Ni Fhoghlu, Cliodhna; Narayan Mahapatra, Anant
Affiliation:
Department of Orthopaedics, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, County Louth, Ireland
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Health
Journal:
Journal of Orthopaedics & Allied Sciences
Issue Date:
2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/581548
Abstract:
Radial head fracture is the most common type of elbow fracture in adults. It results from a fall on an outstretched hand. However, simultaneous bilateral radial head fractures are extremely rare. We report a case of simultaneous bilateral mason type IIb radial head fractures in a young female, which was treated nonoperatively with excellent results
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
FRACTURE; HEAD INJURY; ORTHOPAEDICS

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorRaval,Pradyumnaen
dc.contributor.authorNi Fhoghlu, Cliodhnaen
dc.contributor.authorNarayan Mahapatra, Ananten
dc.date.accessioned2015-11-02T14:44:59Zen
dc.date.available2015-11-02T14:44:59Zen
dc.date.issued2015en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/581548en
dc.description.abstractRadial head fracture is the most common type of elbow fracture in adults. It results from a fall on an outstretched hand. However, simultaneous bilateral radial head fractures are extremely rare. We report a case of simultaneous bilateral mason type IIb radial head fractures in a young female, which was treated nonoperatively with excellent resultsen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherWolters Kluwer Healthen
dc.subjectFRACTUREen
dc.subjectHEAD INJURYen
dc.subjectORTHOPAEDICSen
dc.titleSimultaneous bilateral Mason type IIb radial head fractures in a young female: Was an increased carrying angle the cause?en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Orthopaedics, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, County Louth, Irelanden
dc.identifier.journalJournal of Orthopaedics & Allied Sciencesen
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
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