Internal fixation of fractures and non-unions of the humeral shaft. Indications and results in a multi-center study.


We performed ninety-six internal-fixation procedures for fracture or non-union of the humeral shaft in eighty-four patients, with a mean follow-up of 32.6 months (range, three months to fourteen years). The primary indications for operative intervention included humeral shaft fracture in a patient with multiple trauma, non-union, inadequate reduction of a… (More)