Correlation of the degree of clavicle shortening after non-surgical treatment of midshaft fractures with upper limb function

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BACKGROUND Despite the use of non-surgical methods to treat for the majority of midshaft fractures of the clavicle, it is remains controversial whether shortening of this bone following non-surgical treatment of a middle third fracture affects upper limb function. METHODS We conducted a cohort study by sequentially recruiting 59 patients with a fracture… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12891-015-0585-3

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