Executive Editor: Jörg Auer

Authors: Wayne McIlwraith, Larry Bramlage

Carpus

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Glossary

3rd carpal: Frontal slab fractures of the radial facet

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Arthroscopic screw fixation Return to racing soundness Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

3rd carpal: Sagittal slab fractures of the radial facet

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Arthroscopic screw fixation Return to racing soundness Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

3rd carpal: Frontal slab fractures of the intermediate facet

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Arthroscopic screw fixation Return to racing soundness Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

3rd carpal: Frontal slab fractures of both facets

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Arthroscopic screw fixation Return to racing soundness Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

3rd carpal: Sagittal slab fractures of both facets

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Arthroscopic screw fixation Return to racing soundness Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

Proximal row fractures

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Partial carpal arthrodesis Regain use of the limb Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

Distal row fractures

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Partial carpal arthrodesis Regain use of the limb Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

Fractures of both rows

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
Pancarpal arthrodesis Regain use of the limb Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources
*Skill
Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills
Some specialized surgical experience Some specialized surgical experience
Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Highly experienced and skilled surgeon
*Equipment
Basic equipment only Basic equipment only
Simple surgical and imaging resources Simple surgical and imaging resources
Full specialized surgical and imaging resources Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

v1.0 2013-12-01