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The treatment of senile distal radius fractures had not been clearly defined. The objective of this study was to identify the factors associated with the decision for operative treatment of displaced distal radius fractures in patients aged over 55 years.
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Name: ANZ journal of surgery
Decision making for surgical therapy in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage is still controversial among neurologists and neurosurgeons. Whereas neurologists may favor conservative treatments, surg...
To assess the costs, health gains, and cost-effectiveness of operative versus non-operative treatment of calcaneal fractures over a 5-year time horizon from both US societal and payer perspectives.
Ectopic pregnancy is an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. An early diagnosis, as well as the choice of the most suitable treatment for the patient is crucial to avoid possible comp...
To compare early operative treatment with non-operative treatment of fragility fractures of the pelvis regarding mortality and functional outcome.
Factors motivating patients to undergo rotator cuff repair (RCR) have not been thoroughly investigated. The purpose of this study was to investigate patient and surgeon decision-making factors for RCR...
This is a multicentre randomized clinical trial prospectively comparing operative treatment versus conservative (nonoperative) care in the management of displaced distal (Type II) clavicle...
Conservative Treatment Versus Operative Plate Fixation for Acute, Displaced Fractures of the Distal Clavicle
This is a prospective, randomized, multi-center pilot study of isolated, displaced neck fractures of the fifth metacarpal. The patients are randomly assigned to osteosynthesis with antegra...
A multi-site randomized controlled trial where patients are allocated to operative treatment or conservative treatment of fractures of the neck of the 5th metacarpal bone. The study goal i...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether there is a difference between conservative and operative treatment of Superior Labral Lesions(SLAP)of the shoulder.
A graphic device used in decision analysis, series of decision options are represented as branches (hierarchical).
Therapeutic approaches that are limited, gradual, or well-established as opposed to radical methods.
Mathematical or statistical procedures used as aids in making a decision. They are frequently used in medical decision-making.
A specialty in which manual or operative procedures are used in the treatment of disease, injuries, or deformities.
A scenario in decision analysis in which two individuals motivated entirely by self-preservation at the expense of the other, end up in a worse state than if they had cooperated with each other in the decision-making process.