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Current Issue - November 2015, Volume 9, Issue No. 3

Official Journal of Malaysian Orthopaedic Association and ASEAN Orthopaedic Association

The Role of Nerve Exploration in Supracondylar Humerus Fracture in Children with Nerve Injury


  1. Gosens T, Bongers KJ. Neurovascular complications and functional outcome in displaced supracondylar fractures of the humerus in children. Injury 2003; 34(4): 267-73.
  2. Babal JC, Mehlman CT, Klein G. Nerve injuries associated with paediatric supracondylar humeral fractures: A meta-analysis. J Pediatr Orthop 2010; 30(3): 253-63.
  3. Aksakal M, Ermutlu C, Sarisozen B, Akesen B. Approach to supracondylar humerus fractures with neurovascular compromise in children. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2013; 47(4): 244-9.
  4. Khademolhosseini M, Abd Rashid AH, Ibrahim S. Nerve injuries in supracondylar fractures of the humerus in children: is nerve exploration indicated? J Pediatr Orthop B. 2013; 22(2): 123-6.
  5. Kalenderer O, Reisoglu A, Surer L, Agus H. How should one treat iatrogenic ulnar injury after closed reduction and percutaneous pinning of paediatric supracondylar humeral fractures? Injury. 2008; 39(4): 463-6.

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