Distal radius volar rim plate: Technical and radiographic considerations
Michelle Spiteri, Darren Roberts, Dominic Power, Hand Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham University Hospitals, Birmingham B15 2TH, United Kingdom
Wayne Ng, Jamie Matthews, Medical School, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
Author contributions: All authors mentioned in this paper have been involved in the construction of this paper; Ng W and Matthews J were involved in data collection; Spiteri M and Roberts D were involved in data collection, analysis and interpretation, and drafting of the manuscript; Power D was involved in the conception and design of the study and draft of the manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: Data was collected during routine clinic review appointments according to the institution’s policy.
Informed consent statement: Data was collected during participants’ routine follow up appointments, with verbal consent.
Conflict-of-interest statement: There are no conflicts of interest to report for any of the authors.
Data sharing statement: No additional data is available.
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Correspondence to: Dr. Michelle Spiteri, Hand Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham University Hospitals, Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham B15 2TH, United Kingdom. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: November 23, 2016
Peer-review started: November 24, 2016
First decision: February 17, 2017
Revised: April 18, 2017
Accepted: May 3, 2017
Article in press: May 5, 2017
Published online: July 18, 2017