Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Supracondylar Humerus Fracture

  • Said Saghieh


The patient underwent general anesthesia per the anesthesia team. The patient was positioned supine with the shoulder at the edge of the table and the involved extremity resting on a radiolucent arm table. The upper extremity was prepped and draped in the usual sterile fashion.

Under fluoroscopy control, closed reduction of the fracture was attempted unsuccessfully.


Internal Fixation Brachial Artery Ulna Nerve Compartment Syndrome Closed Reduction 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Said Saghieh
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  1. 1.Division of Orthopaedics, Department of SurgeryAmerican University of Beirut Medical CenterBeirutLebanon

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