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Colles fracture: does the anatomical result affect the final function?

, : Colles fracture: does the anatomical result affect the final function?. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. British Volume 70(4): 649-651

Thirty patients who had sustained a Colles' fracture at least four years previously were examined functionally and radiographically. Seventeen had a good radiological result and 13 were considered to have malunion. Functionally the displaced group performed significantly worse than the undisplaced group. We conclude that malunion of a Colles' fracture results in a weak, deformed, stiff and probably painful wrist.


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