- Acute management of elbow region injuries such as radial head fractures, distal humerus fractures, after reductions of elbow dislocations;
- Proximal and mid-forearm, and wrist injuries such as Colles or Smith fractures;
- Acute management of distal radial (nonbuckle) and/or ulnar fractures in children.
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- Upper extremity injuries by Meltem Songur Kodik – https://iem-student.org/upper-extremity-injuries/
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