fracture

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Outcome of closed reduction and casting in displaced supracondylar fracture of humerus in children.
Background: Supracondylar fracture of humerus in children is distinct from that of adults.
The purpose of the study was to evaluate the role of closed reduction and percutaneous pinning in displaced supracondylar fracture of humerus in children.
This method converts a very unstable fracture of humerus into a very rigid reconstruct even in cases of very osteoporotic and open infected cases, for early mobilization.
The study of bone repair after a mild hairline fracture of humerus in the treatment of a bullock with calcium in combination with Vitamin [D.
The inclusion criteria was children of 5-12 years of age with close type III supracondylar fracture of humerus presented within one week after fracture.
Supracondylar fracture of humerus is one of the commonest fractures sustained by children.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: The present study consisted of 50 patients with displaced fracture of humerus treated with open reduction and internal fixation using plate and screws in Government General Hospital, Vijayawada from May 2012 to April 2015.