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Woodcast vs Standard casting material for the immobilisation of non-operatively treated distal radius fractures– a randomised parallel-group feasibility trial

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Background: Distal radius fractures are the most common fracture sustained by the adult population. Most such fractures can be treated using cast immobilisation without the need for surgery. The aim of this study was to assess the feasibility of a definitive trial comparing the commonly used fibreglass cast immobilisation with an alternative product called Woodcast. Woodcast is a biodegradable casting material with theoretical benefits in terms of patient comfort as well ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1302/0301-620X.102B1.BJJ-2019-0243.R2

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1323-8646
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-3464-3867
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4573-5257
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8857-5743
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Publisher:
British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery Publisher's website
Journal:
Bone and Joint Journal Journal website
Volume:
102-B
Issue:
1
Pages:
48-54
Publication date:
2019-12-31
Acceptance date:
2019-10-07
DOI:
EISSN:
2049-4408
ISSN:
2049-4394
Source identifiers:
1077397
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2019-12-11

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