The so-called ” Pouteau-Colles” fracture was never specifically described by Pouteau. This surgeon from Lyons wrote a paper published in his posthumous. Ann Chir Main. ;1(1) Pouteau-Colles fracture: double-closed “basket- like” pinning according to Kapandji. Apropos of a homogeneous series of L’analyse de fractures de Pouteau Colles traitées par méthode de Judet confirme la bénignité de cette technique ainsi que la bonne qualité d’ensemble de.
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Colles fracture: Causes, symptoms, and diagnosis
It usually occurs about three to five centimetres proximal to the radio-carpal joint with posterior and lateral displacement of the distal fragment resulting in the characteristic “dinner fork” or “bayonet” like deformity.
There are several established instability criteria: If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file.
This page was last edited on 3 Octoberat Pain, swelling, deformity, bruising . Most people who have a Colles fracture will recover fully. All references are available in the References tab. Retrieved 13 October They will then check for injuries to the surrounding nerves and blood vessels. New evidence supports the idea that mindfulness techniques can enhance and facilitate weight loss efforts by encouraging better eating habits.
Osteoporosis is a factor in many Colles fractures, so a person may also be tested for this condition, to enable treatment to begin and prevent further fractures.
This process is known as open reduction. It is characterized by the bone pointing upwards, and being around 1 inch from the thumb. Teaching Atlas of Musculoskeletal Imaging. Articles Cases Courses Quiz.
Colles’ fracture – Wikipedia
The vast majority of Fracturd fractures can be treated with closed reduction and cast immobilisation. A collection of writing tools that cover se many facets of English and French grammar, style and usage. A person may not even know they have weak bones until the break happens. The language you choose must correspond to the language of the term you have entered. Most fractures are therefore dorsally angulated and impacted. Can exercise lower blood pressure as effectively as drugs?
My own wrist after a Colles’ fracture. Beltran, Javier Professor of radiologySixth ed.
The most common technique for diagnosing broken bones is the X-ray. Reviewed by William Morrison, MD.
This page was printed from: Retrieved from ” https: A Colles’ fracture is a type of fracture of the distal forearm in which the broken end of the radius is bent backwards. Over recent years, it has been clear that coffee protects against Parkinson’s disease.