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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Fractures Of The Neck Of The Talus: Evaluation Of Reproducibility Of Hawkins' Classification
Author: Filho M.L.D.
Verzani M.A.
Rosa A.F.
Pimenta C.J.
Grynwald J.
Junior A.C.
Abstract: Objective: To evaluate the intraobserver and interobserver reproducibility of Hawkins' classification for fractures of the neck of the talus. Methods: 20 random cases of fracture of the talus were selected, to be defined according to the classification of types by eight orthopedic surgeons, 13 orthopedic residents and 15 radiology residents. Results: Using the statistical test of Landis and Koch, measurements of 0.627 and 0.668 were obtained in the first and second evaluations, respectively. These values define a satisfactory agreement for Hawkins' classification. Conclusion: We conclude that this classification is reproducible between observers, with better values for the more experienced observers. Level of Evidence I, Study Diagnostic - Investigating a diagnostic test.
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Rights: aberto
Identifier DOI: 10.1590/S1413-78522012000300007
Address: http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84865299430&partnerID=40&md5=74dba2bf74c9c8dc91716f18676e420a
Date Issue: 2012
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