EVALUATION OF RESULTS OF VOLAR LOCKING PLATE OSTEOSYNTHESIS FOR DISTAL RADIUS FRACTURES

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Dr. Srinivas. R
Dr. Ravi Kumar. K
Dr. Mahesh Gowda. N
Dr. Ranganath Babu kurupati
Dr. BV Lokesh
Dr. Sujai. S

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Abstract

Distal radius fractures accounts for around 15% of all fractures diagnosed and treated in the emergency rooms. These fractures usually common in elderly patients due to trivial fall as a result of osteoporosis and due to high velocity injury such as a motor vehicle accident or fall on an out stretched hand in the young. Volar Locking Compression Plates (LCP) is effective devices for fixation of the distal radius fractures1.

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