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Table 2 The study physician’s interpretation of the radiographs at the ED cross-tabulated with the gold standard treatment decided by senior traumatologists based on radiographs

From: Minimal training sufficient to diagnose pediatric wrist fractures with ultrasound

  Appropriate treatment based on radiographs Total
No treatment Cast for 3 weeks without follow-up Cast with radiographic follow-up Reposition or operation needed
Radiograph assessment by study physician No fracture 34 1 0 0 35
Buckle fracture/greenstick fracture 0 52 2 0 54
Complete fracture or unacceptable angulation 0 3 14 4 21
Uncertain finding 4 2 0 0 6
Total   38 58 16 4 116
  1. The radiologist’s interpretation is not shown here