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Table 2 Complications related with bridge plating through pronator-sparing approach in distal radius fractures

From: Biologic plating of unstable distal radial fractures

Details Cases No.
Indirect reduction
 intraoperative conversion
 symptomatic over-correction of radial length 3
 insufficient correction of volar tilt 2
Volar plate fixation
 Intra-articular screw placement
 loosening of screw
 loss of reduction & fixation
 deep infection
Tendon problems
 tendon irritation or rupture
 FCR adhesion
Carpal tunnel syndrome
 bone graft
 plate removal
  1. complications from subsequent fracture collapse rather than from time of surgery