Gartland classification of the supracondylar fractures of the elbow

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Gartland Classification 

Type Description
I Non-displaced
II Angulated with intact posterior cortex
IIA Angulation
IIB Angulation with rotation
III Complete displacement but have perisosteal (medial/lateral) contact
IIIA Medial periosteal hinge intact. Distal fragment goes posteromedially
IIIB Lateral periosteal hinge intact. Distal fragment goes posterolaterally
IV Periostial disruption with instability in both flexion and extension

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