DVT in Distal Radius Fracture Fixation?

Dorsal Tangential View (DVT): A Useful Tool for Assessment of Dorsal Screw Penetration in Distal Radius Fracture Fixation?

November 22, 2017

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: Harriott, Paula

    Trial Phone: 321.841.3867

  • IRB No: 14.071.06

    Principal Investigator: Kenneth J Koval, MD

    Age Group: Adult

    Secondary Protocol No: DVT

    Treatment: Surgery

    Applicable Disease Sites: Distal Radius

    Therapies Involved: Observational study

  • Objective

    To determine the sensitivity of the DTV in detecting screw penetration that would otherwise be missed in routine intraoperative assessment of distal radius fractures with volar locked plating.

  • Key Eligibility

    Patients with a distal radius fracture.