Bilateral scapular fractures in adults

  title={Bilateral scapular fractures in adults},
  author={Michal Tu{\vc}ek and Jan Barton{\'i}{\vc}ek and Pavel Novotny and Martin Voldřich},
  journal={International Orthopaedics},
Bilateral scapular fracture is a very rare injury. Most of these fractures result from electrical shock or epileptic seizure. We treated six patients with such injuries, all of them caused by direct violence. The aim of this study was to report on the patients and to present an overview of the cases published so far. Between January 2011 and August 2012, we treated six patients with bilateral scapular fractures (four men and two women, age range 20–78 years). Another 11 cases were found in the… CONTINUE READING


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