75. Indikation und Taktik bei der Osteosynthese der Humeruskopffraktur

  title={75. Indikation und Taktik bei der Osteosynthese der Humeruskopffraktur},
  author={T. R{\"u}edi and C. Geel and A. Leutenegger},
  journal={Langenbecks Archiv f{\"u}r Chirurgie},
  • T. Rüedi, C. Geel, A. Leutenegger
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Langenbecks Archiv für Chirurgie
  • SummaryThree- and four-part fractures of the humeral head often give poor results after operative and non-operative treatment. Results from prosthesis were no better. However, emergency osteosynthesis seems indicated in the young adult, but more attention should be paid to the circumflex vessels. By using the Henryexposure (detachment of deltoid muscle from clavicle/acromion) reconstruction is easier, and the functional result and prognosis may be improved. Because of the danger of necrosis… CONTINUE READING