Centre for Evidence Based Hand Surgery


Ulnar fractures


Interventions for treating isolated diaphyseal fractures of the ulna in adults.
Handoll HH, Pearce P.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Jun 13;6:CD000523. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD000523.pub4.

Fracture-dislocations of the forearm joint: a systematic review of the literature and a comprehensive locker-based classification system.
Artiaco S, Fusini F, Sard A, Dutto E, Massè A, Battiston B.
J Orthop Traumatol. 2020 Dec 2;21(1):21. doi: 10.1186/s10195-020-00562-8.

Treatment of radius or ulna fractures in the elderly: A systematic review covering effectiveness, safety, economic aspects and current practice.
Mellstrand Navarro C, Brolund A, Ekholm C, Heintz E, Hoxha Ekström E, Josefsson PO, Leander L, Nordström P, Zidén L, Stenström K.
PLoS One. 2019 Mar 28;14(3):e0214362. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0214362. eCollection 2019.

Functional outcomes of distal radius fractures with and without ulnar styloid fractures: a meta-analysis.
Mulders MAM, Fuhri Snethlage LJ, de Muinck Keizer RO, Goslings JC, Schep NWL.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2018 Feb;43(2):150-157. doi: 10.1177/1753193417730323. Epub 2017 Sep 20.

Does concomitant ulnar styloid fracture and distal radius fracture portend poorer outcomes? A meta-analysis of comparative studies.
Yuan C, Zhang H, Liu H, Gu J.
Injury. 2017 Nov;48(11):2575-2581. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2017.08.061. Epub 2017 Aug 31.

Do we underestimate the predictive value of the ulnar styloid involvement in distal radius fractures? A systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical studies.
Baradaran A, Moradi A, Sadeghi R, Ebrahimzadeh MH.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2017 Jul;42(6):642-645. doi: 10.1177/1753193416663671. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

A systematic review of the non-operative treatment of nightstick fractures of the ulna.
Cai XZ, Yan SG, Giddins G.
Bone Joint J. 2013 Jul;95-B(7):952-9. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.95B7.31669.


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