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ANTERIOR PLATE FIXATION FOR SYMPTOMATIC NON-UNION OF MIDDLE THIRD OF CLAVICLE

@inproceedings{Theruvil2012ANTERIORPF,
  title={ANTERIOR PLATE FIXATION FOR SYMPTOMATIC NON-UNION OF MIDDLE THIRD OF CLAVICLE},
  author={B. Theruvil and M. Rahman and Np Trimmings},
  year={2012}
}
  • B. Theruvil, M. Rahman, Np Trimmings
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • We report the results of anterior plate fixation for symptomatic, mid-shaft clavicle non-union. The superior surface is most commonly used for plate fixation. To the best of our knowledge, there are no clinical reports where anterior plate fixation of the clavicle was used. We included 12 consecutive patients, with symptomatic mid-shaft clavicular non-union, aged between 23 and 56 years during a four-year period (1998-2002). The injury was secondary to RTA in 6 cases, sports-related in 5 and… CONTINUE READING