Fractures of the scapula: long-term results after conservative treatment

@article{Schofer2009FracturesOT,
  title={Fractures of the scapula: long-term results after conservative treatment},
  author={Markus Dietmar Schofer and Axel Carsten Sehrt and Nina Timmesfeld and Sabine St{\"o}rmer and Horst R. Kortmann},
  journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
  year={2009},
  volume={129},
  pages={1511-1519}
}
IntroductionThe aim of this study was to determine the long-term prognoses for conservatively treated fractures of the scapula.Materials and methodsAscertainment of functional long-term results in 50 patients treated for a total of 51 scapular fractures in a retrospective cohort study with an average follow-up period of 65 months.ResultsThe breakdown of these scapular fractures was as follows: simple (22%) and fragmented (51%) fractures of the scapular body, fractures through the scapular neck… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 21 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 30 REFERENCES

Scapula fractures– classiWcation and diVerential therapy

E Euler, P Habermeyer, W Kohler
  • Orthopade 21:158–162
  • 1992
VIEW 6 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

The scapula. In: Rockwood CA Jr, Matsen FAIII (eds) The shoulder

KP Butters
  • 1998
VIEW 5 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Fracture of the body, neck, or spine of the scapula. A long-term follow-up study.

  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1992
VIEW 8 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Scapular fractures. Analysis of 113 cases.

  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1991
VIEW 10 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

The operative treatment of scapular fractures.

  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume
  • 1984
VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Fractures of the scapula. An analysis of forty cases and a review of the literature.

  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
  • 1977
VIEW 10 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Conservative treatment of scapular neck fracture: the eVect of stability and glenopolar angle on clinical outcome

M Bozkurt, F Can, V Kirdemir
  • Injury 36:1176–1181
  • 2005
VIEW 2 EXCERPTS