The term Barton fracture is used to describe subluxation of the wrist consequent to a fracture through the articular surface of the of the radius. Depending upon the displacement, it ids defined as dorsal Barton’s fracture or a palmar Barton’s fracture.« Back to Glossary Index
About Dr Arun Pal Singh
Arun Pal Singh is an orthopedic and trauma surgeon, founder and chief editor of this website. He works in Kanwar Hospital, Hajipur, Hoshiarpur, Punjab.
This website is an effort to educate and support people and medical personnel on orthopedic issues and musculoskeletal health.