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Distal Radius Radiographic Indices and Perilunate Fracture Dislocation

Abolfazl Bagherifard 1 , Davod Jafari 1 , Hassan Keihan Shokouh 2 , Ebrahim Motavallian 3 and Farid Najd Mazhar 1 , *
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1 Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
3 General Surgeon, Baqiyatallah Hospital, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Trauma Monthly: May 01, 2016, 21 (2); e21956
  • Published Online: February 17, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 23, 2014
  • Revised: September 5, 2014
  • Accepted: September 13, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.21956

To Cite: Bagherifard A, Jafari D, Keihan Shokouh H, Motavallian E, Najd Mazhar F. Distal Radius Radiographic Indices and Perilunate Fracture Dislocation, Trauma Mon. 2016 ; 21(2):e21956. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.21956.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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