Cast Application Techniques for Common Pediatric Injuries

A Review

Karim Sabeh, MD; Amiethab Aiyer, MD; Spencer Summers, MD; William Hennrikus, MD


Curr Orthop Pract. 2020;31(3):277-287. 

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Casting has become a lost art. Cast immobilization remains the mainstay of fracture treatment in the pediatric population. Hopefully, this article updates the reader and allows them to improve their cast application and removal skills, resulting in safe and satisfactory fracture outcomes with minimal complications.