TITLE

Monteggia fractures

PUB. DATE
June 1981
SOURCE
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);6/20/1981, Vol. 282 Issue 6281, p1994
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the characteristics of Monteggia fractures. Dislocation of the radial head from the superior radioulnar and the radiohumeral joints; Occurrence of the fracture in both adult and children; Improvement in the management of the fracture.
ACCESSION #
4908065

 

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