The diagnostic accuracy of ultrasonography in determining the reduction success of distal radius fractures


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Bozkurt O., Ersel M. , Akarca F. , Yalçınlı S. , Mıdık S., Küçük L.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, cilt.18, ss.111-118, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 18
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.tjem.2018.04.001
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.111-118

Özet

Objective: We evaluated the sensitivity and specificity of bedside ultrasound (US) for determining the success of reduction of displaced distal radius fractures. In addition, we determined the ability of US to diagnose causes of unsuccessful reduction.