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Application of Removable Wrist Splint in the Management of Distal Forearm Torus Fractures

Mahmood Karimi Mobarakeh 1 , Ali Nemati 1 , * , Reza Noktesanj 1 , Amirhossein Fallahi 1 and Saeed Safari 2
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1 Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Shahid Bahonar Hospital, Kerman, IR Iran
2 Department of Emergency Medicine, Shahid Beheshti Medical University, Imam Hossein Hospital, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Trauma Monthly: January 15, 2013, 17 (4); 370-2
  • Published Online: January 15, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 8, 2012
  • Revised: October 15, 2012
  • Accepted: October 29, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.5094

To Cite: Karimi Mobarakeh M, Nemati A, Noktesanj R, Fallahi A, Safari S. Application of Removable Wrist Splint in the Management of Distal Forearm Torus Fractures, Trauma Mon. 2013 ; 17(4):370-2. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.5094.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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