Closed Reduction of Operative Distal Radius Fractures

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

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: Harriott, Paula

    Trial Phone: 321.841.3867

  • IRB No: 16.119.09

    Protocol Abbrev: CRDR

    Principal Investigator: Joshua Robert Langford, MD

    Age Group: Adult

    Secondary Protocol No: Closed reduction distal radius

    Treatment: Observational study

    Therapies Involved: Procedural

  • 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.