Current Concepts in the Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures, An Issue of Hand Clinics


  • Kevin Chung, MD, MS, Charles B.G. De Nancrede Professor in Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs, Associate Director for Global REACH University of Michigan Medical School, Professor, Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan, Taubman Center

The distal radius is one of the most common fracture sites reported. There are a wide variety of therapeutic options available to treat this injury, but little data to determine which strategies provide the best long term functional outcomes. This volume utilizes the technical expertise from experts based around the world to provide a deep understanding of the current trends and evidence concerning this prevalent injury.
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Book information

  • Published: June 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-4562-3