Fractures of the distal radius (Colles’ fracture). Fraturas do rádio distal (Fratura de Colles). João Carlos Belloti; João Baptista Gomes dos. PDF | Although Colles’ fracture is a common clinical situation for the CONTEXTO E OBJETIVO: Embora as fraturas de Colles sejam uma. Colles fractures are very common extra-articular fractures of the distal radius that occur as the result of a fall onto an outstretched hand. They consist of a fracture.

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Fractures of the distal radius (Colles’ fracture)

A total of questionnaires were filled out correctly and were included in this study. Maisonneuve fracture Le Fort fracture of ankle Bosworth fracture.

This article about an injury is a stub. Fractures of the distal radius. Surgical interventions for treating distal radial fractures in adults. Dorsal angulation of the distal fracture fragment is present to fatura variable degree as opposed to volar angulation of a Smith fracture.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. Synonyms or Alternate Spellings: The plain radiographic series often comprises an AP and a lateral view; however, it is not uncommon for an oblique view to be included.

The closed reduction method most used was manual reduction. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. Although fractures of the distal extremity of the radius were first described by Colles intoday there is still no robust scientific evidence to allow a definitive treatment algorithm to be devised.


Barton’s fracture

The relationship between Colles fractures and osteoporosis is strong enough that when an older male patient presents with a Colles fracture, he should be investigated for osteoporosis because his risk of a hip fracture is also elevated 1. This page was fraturx edited on 27 Octoberat How to cite this article. The main factors in making decisions on interventions in fracture cases were whether the fracture was intra-articular, the existence of shortening of the distal radius and the patient’s age.

There is no evidence favoring one method for closed reduction over another. A palmar Barton’s fracture of the right wrist, as shown on a 3D-rendered CT scan. The proximal row of the carpus particularly the lunate and scaphoid transfer energy to the distal radius, both in the dorsal direction and along the long axis of the radius. Rib fracture Sternal fracture. Displaced intra-articular fractures of distal radius: The most frequent complications from surgical treatment were related to plate synovitis, adhesions, infection and reflex sympathetic dystrophy.

Closed reduction of colles fractures: Among the publications presenting better levels of evidence, four systematic reviews of randomized clinical trials can be highlighted. These studies concluded that there was no evidence that would allow decision-making regarding the best treatment, anesthesia and rehabilitation methods for each type of fracture of the distal radius.

We found in the literature a great number of papers on the several types and methods for treating these fractures, but without any definitions regarding the best treatment option for each fracture type.


Views Read Edit View history. Therefore, the sample size calculation was not related to the total number of participants. The fracture appears extra-articular and usually proximal to the radioulnar joint. May 16, Accepted: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Epidemiology of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures. It was shown that there was no statistically significant difference between these two reduction methods.

Comparative classification for fractures of the distal end of the radius. Thank you for updating your details. Views and treatment of an important injury of the wrist. Not declared Coloes of interest: Edit article Share article View revision history. Scaphoid Rolando Bennett’s Boxer’s Busch’s. The most frequent complications were impairment of joint mobility and residual pain. Study conducted during the 34 th Brazilian Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology. Loading Stack – 0 images remaining.

Most of the interviewees only used bone grafts for osseous gaps in special cases.