Closed Reduction of Operative Distal Radius Fractures

Closed Reduction Of Operative Distal Radius Fractures: Is It Necessary?A Prospective, Controlled Trial

November 22, 2017

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: Harriott, Paula

    Trial Phone: 321.841.3867

  • IRB No: 16.119.09

    Principal Investigator: Kenneth J Koval, MD

    Sub Investigators: Haidukewych, George MD; Koval, Kenneth MD; Kupiszewski, Stanley MD; Langford, Joshua MD; Lewellyn, Brett MD; Papa, Linda MD; Brown, Bryan MD; Welsh, Matthew, MD; Ganesh, Devin MD; Gibson, Mary Elizabeth MD; Green, Cody MD; Cannady, Darryl MD; Miller, Daniel MD; Neal, Eric MD; Rezaie, Nima MD

    Age Group: Adult

    Secondary Protocol No: Closed reduction distal radius

    Treatment: Procedural

    Applicable Disease Sites: Wrist

    Therapies Involved: Observational study

  • Objective

    To determine, via a prospective randomized clinical trial, the importance of a closed distal radius fracture reduction prior to operative intervention.

  • Key Eligibility

    Adults with an isolated, closed, displaced, neurovascular intact distal radius fracture that elects to proceed with surgical fixation.