A 'safe' surgical technique for stabilisation of the sternoclavicular joint: a cadaveric and clinical study.

@article{Thomas2000AS,
  title={A 'safe' surgical technique for stabilisation of the sternoclavicular joint: a cadaveric and clinical study.},
  author={D. P. Page Thomas and Pual R Williams and H C Hoddinott},
  journal={Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England},
  year={2000},
  volume={82 6},
  pages={432-5}
}
In symptomatic patients with recurrent anterior sternoclavicular dislocation, surgery may be required to stabilise the joint. Posterior sternoclavicular dislocations may also require open reduction and stabilisation due to the complications that may arise. We present a new, 'safe' technique of surgical stabilisation of the sternoclavicular joint that is not… CONTINUE READING