Acute acromioclavicular separations. A 20-year study.

@article{Smith1979AcuteAS,
  title={Acute acromioclavicular separations. A 20-year study.},
  author={Mark J. Smith and Martha J Stewart},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={1979},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={62-71}
}
One hundred and twenty-two acromioclavicular separations treated surgically at the Campbell Clinic from 1956 to 1976 have been studied. On group of 44 patients who had primary excision of the distal clavicle with repair of ligaments was compared with another group of 78 patients who had primary repair of the ligaments only. Of the original 122 patients… CONTINUE READING