[Treatment of acromioclavicular dislocations with the Balser hook plate and ligament suture].

Abstract

The method of operation is described, making the ligament suture safe with the hook-plate. A postoperative immobilisation is renounced by this supplying. The results of the follow-up examinations (n = 20) show no disadvantage to other operative methods. As the subjective complaints and the rate of arthrosis appear to be lower than with usual procedures of… (More)

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@article{Kaiser1984TreatmentOA, title={[Treatment of acromioclavicular dislocations with the Balser hook plate and ligament suture].}, author={W. Kaiser and Gerhard Ziemer and Hildegarde Heymann}, journal={Der Chirurg; Zeitschrift fur alle Gebiete der operativen Medizen}, year={1984}, volume={55 11}, pages={721-4} }