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Table 2 Types and frequencies of associated injuries

From: The effect of trauma and patient related factors on radial head fractures and associated injuries in 440 patients

Types of associated injuries. Mechanism of injury Total (%) Cumulative percent
LET HET
Distal radius fracture 4 0 4 (8.7) 8,7
Carpal fracture 9 3 12 (26.1) 34,8
SL dissociation 1 1 2 (4.3) 39,1
Proximal ulna fracture 3 1 4 (8.7) 47,8
Coronoid fracture 7 7 14 (30.4) 78,3
UCL injury 0 1 1 (2.2) 80,4
LCL injury 1 1 2 (4.3) 84,8
Coronoid + LCL injury (dislocation) 0 3 3 (6.5) 91,3
Capitellum injury 1 1 2 (4.3) 95,7
DRUJ dislocation (Essex Lopresti injury) 1 0 1 (2.2) 97,8
Humeral fracture 0 1 1 (2.2) 100,0
Total 27 19 46