Incidence of associated injuries with acute acromioclavicular joint dislocations types III through V.

@article{Tischer2009IncidenceOA,
  title={Incidence of associated injuries with acute acromioclavicular joint dislocations types III through V.},
  author={Thomas Tischer and G M Salzmann and Hosam M El-Azab and Stephan Vogt and Andreas Balthasar Imhoff},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={136-9}
}
BACKGROUND Traumatic acromioclavicular (AC) joint dislocations are common injuries among the active population. The injury mechanism requires excessive force delivered by a fall or blow to the shoulder. Associated injuries may occur and remain undetected if they are masked by the painful and prominent AC joint injury. HYPOTHESIS Intra-articular injuries associated with high-grade AC joint dislocations are common. STUDY DESIGN Case series; Level of evidence, 4. METHODS Between 2002 and… CONTINUE READING

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