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Table 2 Functional outcome in 30 patients with radiologically healed forearm fracture nonunions, assessed 6 months after revision surgery

From: Outcome of diaphyseal forearm fracture-nonunions treated by autologous bone grafting and compression plating

ROM* wrist Number of patients
Normal (identical to contralateral side) 26
Flexion/extension 90°/0°/60° 3
Limited ulnar shift 1
ROM* elbow Number of patients
Normal (identical to contralateral side) 27
Extension/flexion 0°/20°/120° 1
Extension/flexion 0°/30°/120° 2
Forearm rotation Number of patients
Normal (identical to contralateral side) 17
Pro-/supination 90°/0°/60° 5
Pro-/supination 90°/0°/45° 3
Pro-/supination 80°/0°/70° 1
Pro-/supination 60°/0°/45° 1
Pro-/supination 45°/0°/30° 3
  1. *ROM, range of motion.