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Cylinder plaster versus cricket pad splint in uncomplicated patellar fractures

Report by: Janos P Baombe, Senior Emergency Trainee

Search checked by: Bernard A Foëx, Consultant in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care

Institution: Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK

A short-cut review was carried out to establish whether there is any advantage to treating an uncomplicated patellar fracture with a plaster cylinder or a cricket pad splint in terms of reducing symptoms and speeding …

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