The pink pulseless hand.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The management of a child with a perfused, pink, but pulseless upper extremity following reduction and pinning of a type III supracondylar humerus fracture remains controversial. The authors present the initial treatment, evaluation, operative findings, and postoperative course of a 6-year-old with a pink pulseless hand. Review of the literature is included, as well as recommendations regarding operative management.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ruch, DS; Seal, CN; Koman, LA; Smith, BP

Published Date

  • 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 11 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 174 - 178

PubMed ID

  • 12539944

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1059-1052


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States