Preoperative radiograph of a 74-year-old woman with a distal ulna fracture (Q5) and an associated ulnar styloid fracture (Q1) showing intra-...

Distal Ulna Hook Plate Fixation for Unstable Distal Ulna Fracture Associated With Distal Radius Fracture

Figure 1 The PBSS utilized in a distal ulna fracture.

Figure 1 The PBSS utilized in a distal ulna fracture.

radius and ulna fracture (very similar to Jared's)

radius and ulna fracture (very similar to Jared's)

The forearm is composed of two bones: the radius, which is the larger bone, and the ulna. The point at which these bones come into contact with the carpal bones in the hand is the wrist joint. In a distal radius fracture, the end of the radius near the wrist suddenly breaks. The culprit is some type of heavy force exerted upon the bone, often...

Exercises for Distal Radius Fractures

The forearm is composed of two bones: the radius, which is the larger bone, and the ulna. The point at which these bones come into contact with the carpal bones in the hand is the wrist joint. In a distal radius fracture, the end of the radius near the wrist suddenly breaks. The culprit is some type of heavy force exerted upon the bone, often...

I read lots of articles about punching and the jury still seems to be out on whether punching is advisable or not in a self defence situation. Generally speaking if you have not taken time to condition your hands to impact, perhaps on a heavy bag or some kind of strike pad, then punching is not your best option in a fight.

krav maga punch After twenty years of training in different systems, this is how I eventually started training my own punches.

"Dawg," a 3-year-old English setter mix, came into the hospital two weeks ago after being hit by a car. She was diagnosed with a left radius and ulna fracture. Her fracture repair was the first surgery performed in our new facility. She has since returned for her first bandage change and is doing excellent!

"Dawg," a 3-year-old English setter mix, came into the hospital two weeks ago after being hit by a car. She was diagnosed with a left radius and ulna fracture. Her fracture repair was the first surgery performed in our new facility. She has since returned for her first bandage change and is doing excellent!

This is one of VRCC's board certified surgeons, Dr. Anna Aman, with Zephyr, an Italian Greyhound who sustained a radius ulna fracture. He had his splint changed and is healing nicely!

Veterinary Referral and Critical Care - VRCC - Surgery

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