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AAOS: Computer-assisted surgery effective in distal radius malunion correction

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March 2014

AAOS: Computer-assisted surgery effective in distal radius malunion correction

Vol: 3| Issue: 3| Number:45| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Computer Assisted Surgical Planning for Distal Radius Malunion: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Contributing Authors:
N Leong G Buijze PM Axelsson R Moreno F Stockmans JB Jupiter

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15 patients with distal radius malunions were randomized to receive corrective osteotomy either with or without computer assistance and patient-specific guides. The purpose of the study was to determine whether the proposed accuracy of computer-assisted surgery provides patients with greater improvements in clinical outcomes. The results revealed that patients who underwent surgery with the comput...

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