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Orthopedic Research Online Journal

External Fixator Distraction Idea to Reduce Complex Digital Fractures and Preserve Digital Joints

Submission: May 06, 2019;Published: May 09, 2019

DOI: 10.31031/OPROJ.2019.05.000617

ISSN : 2576-8875
Volume5 Issue4


Complex digital fractures are so challenging to treat sometimes. Especially those involve digital joints surface, in this work we will illustrate how to tackle such fractures with minimal steps

Keywords: Digit; Digital; Fractures; External; Fixator; Distraction; Complex; Fracture; Joint; Joints; Reduction; Fixation; K wire; K wires; Kirschner wire; Kirschner wires; Hand; Thumb; Index; Middle; Long; Ring; Little; Metacarpal; Plate; Screws; Prosthesis

Abbreviations: K wires: Kirschner Wires; AP: Anteroposterior

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