Our results clearly favor use of Krischner's Wires for intra articular
distal radius fractures.
Adults (Aged over 18years), both male and female with unstable, comminuted or intra articular
fractures of distal end radius.
A reduction was considered satisfactory if radius length was within 2-3 mms of contra lateral wrist, less than 5 degree of anglulation loss, palmar tilt of 0 degree or more and intra articular
step of less than 2mm.
Charles melone (1986) is one of the proponents of open reduction of displaced intra articular
fracture of the distal radius.
calcaneum fracture with communition remains a challenge to the treating orthopedic surgeon.
5,16,17 Intraarticular injection of 10 mg morphine is the maximum intraarticular dosage reported in the literature but it is not directly compared with the common dosage of 5 mg or more is not yet permitted but intra articular
methadone injection of this dose of opioids is safe in human being.
INCLUSION CRITERIA: Included in this study were all patients that fulfilled our department's general criteria for surgical therapy of calcaneal fractures: Age more than 18 years and less than 65 years, Deformation of the calcaneus, the flattening of the foot (Bohler's angle), and the intra articular
The aims of treatment in intra articular
fractures of distal end of the radius are to allow early functional recovery of the limb, to improve long term function of the wrist and to prevent cosmetic deformity.