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Cast-treated distal radius fractures: a prospective cohort study of radiological outcomes and their association with impaired calcaneal bone mineral density.

Brogren, Elisabeth LU ; Petranek, Michael and Atroshi, Isam LU (2015) In Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 135(7). p.927-933
Abstract
We hypothesized that treating distal radius fractures with cast only or closed reduction and cast is associated with high malunion risk and that the risk is higher in patients with low bone mineral density (BMD).
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Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery
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135
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927 - 933
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1434-3916
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10.1007/s00402-015-2220-z
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  abstract     = {We hypothesized that treating distal radius fractures with cast only or closed reduction and cast is associated with high malunion risk and that the risk is higher in patients with low bone mineral density (BMD).},
  author       = {Brogren, Elisabeth and Petranek, Michael and Atroshi, Isam},
  issn         = {1434-3916},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {7},
  pages        = {927--933},
  publisher    = {Springer},
  series       = {Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
  title        = {Cast-treated distal radius fractures: a prospective cohort study of radiological outcomes and their association with impaired calcaneal bone mineral density.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00402-015-2220-z},
  volume       = {135},
  year         = {2015},
}