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Outcomes of Fixation of Radial Head Fractures with Kirschner Wire (K-Wire) in Adult Patients with Terrible Triad of Elbow Dislocations

Mohammad Dehghani 1 , Alireza Sahranavard 1 , Keyvan Ghadimi 2 and Ali Andalib 1 , *
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1 Department of Orthopedics, School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
2 School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Orthopedic and Spine Trauma: September 2017, 3 (3); e65318
  • Published Online: June 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 21, 2017
  • Revised: May 12, 2017
  • Accepted: June 15, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/jost.65318

To Cite: Dehghani M, Sahranavard A, Ghadimi K, Andalib A. Outcomes of Fixation of Radial Head Fractures with Kirschner Wire (K-Wire) in Adult Patients with Terrible Triad of Elbow Dislocations, J Orthop Spine Trauma. 2017 ; 3(3):e65318. doi: 10.5812/jost.65318.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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