Stress views in the radiography of scapholunate instability


Ozcelik A., Gunal I., KÖSE N.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.56, no.3, pp.358-361, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2005.06.011
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.358-361
  • Keywords: wrist instability, scapholunate, stress radiography, ROENTGENOGRAPHIC EXAMINATION, ROTARY SUBLUXATION, INJURED WRIST, LAX

Abstract

Aim: On the suspected carpal instabilities stress views are recommended but not often used. The present study evaluates the reliability of the dorsal and volar stress radiographs on patients with posttraumatic wrist pain.