Colles' fracture

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Colles' fracture

[′kä·lə·səz ‚frak·chər]
(medicine)
A fracture of the radius about 1 inch (2.5 centimeters) above the wrist with dorsal displacement of the distal fragment.
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Malunion and dysfunction in Colles' fracture. J Hand Surg 1988; 13: 291-3.
Barton et.al: Do kirschner wires maintain reduction of displaced Colles' fractures? Injury [2005] 36, 1431-34.
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External fixation or plaster for severely displaced comminuted Colles' fractures? A prospective study of anatomical and functional results.
Pasila M, Karaharju EO, Lepisto PV (1974) Role of physical therapy in recovery of function after Colles' fracture. Archives of Physical
Functional cast-bracing for Colles' fractures. A comparison between cast-bracing and conventional plaster casts.
Features of algodystrophy ten years after Colles' fracture. J Hand Surg Br.
(36.) van der Linden W, Ericson R: Colles' fracture: How should its displacement be measured and how should it be immobilized?
Percutaneous Kirschner wire stabilization following close reduction of Colles' fracture. J Hand Surg Br.
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