Interlocked intramedullary nailing of the humerus.

Abstract

Indications for use of the intramedullary interlocked humeral nail are: pathologic fractures, including those with severe osteopenia alone; nonunions, especially those with bone atrophy and/or marked osteopenia; and humeral shaft fractures with comminution, bone loss, or other causes of instability not controlled by conventional treatment methods. In this… (More)

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@article{Ward1989InterlockedIN, title={Interlocked intramedullary nailing of the humerus.}, author={Erin Ward and J. L. White}, journal={Orthopedics}, year={1989}, volume={12 1}, pages={135-41} }