[Crossed screw osteosynthesis of proximal humerus fractures].

  title={[Crossed screw osteosynthesis of proximal humerus fractures].},
  author={Helmut Lill and Jan Korner and Stefan Glasmacher and Pierre Hepp and Alain Just and Peter Verheyden and Ch. Josten},
  journal={Der Unfallchirurg},
  volume={104 9},
Between March 1997 and October 1999 thirty-one patients with displaced proximal humeral fractures were treated with crossed screw osteosynthesis. Insertion of the screws was realized by using a deltoideo-pectoral approach placing the screws anteriorly and posteriorly in a crossed manner from the distal fragment into the humeral head. Additionally, in all… CONTINUE READING