Anatomical Analysis of Clavicles in Korean Adults and Compatibility of Pre-Contoured Anatomical Plates

@inproceedings{Kim2013AnatomicalAO,
  title={Anatomical Analysis of Clavicles in Korean Adults and Compatibility of Pre-Contoured Anatomical Plates},
  author={Hyeung-June Kim and Kyoungmo Nam and Daemyung Kang and Sunghak Oh and Duk-Hwan Kho},
  year={2013}
}
Purpose: Due to the complex anatomy of clavicles, clavicular plates are not always compatible with clavicular fractures. The purpose of this study was to analyze basic data on the anatomy of the clavicle in order to determine compatibility between clavicles of Korean adults and pre-contoured anatomical plates. Materials and Methods: We analyzed the anatomy of 600 clavicles of 300 patients who underwent three-dimensional (3D) computed tomography of clavicles in the emergency room of Konkuk… CONTINUE READING

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