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Instabilities of the carpus 

Instabilities of the carpus
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Instabilities of the carpus
Author(s):

David Lawrie

, Chris Little

, and Ian McNab

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.012030
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date: 19 September 2020

Most injuries occur in hyperextension

The force vector and size dictates the injury

History and x-rays still prevail in diagnosis

Classification has helped choose management

Instability often associated with poor bone healing.

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