Hook of hamate fractures in competitive baseball players.


BACKGROUND Baseball players are susceptible to a number of specific upper extremity injuries secondary to batting, pitching, or fielding. Fractures of the hook of hamate have been known to occur in batters. The purpose of this study is to present our experience with the surgical management of hook of hamate fractures and their short-term impact on the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11552-013-9527-4