Internal fixation of proximal humerus fractures using the T2-proximal humeral nail

@article{Popescu2008InternalFO,
  title={Internal fixation of proximal humerus fractures using the T2-proximal humeral nail},
  author={Dragoş Marian Popescu and Jenaro {\'A}ngel Fern{\'a}ndez-Valencia and Mois{\'e}s R{\'i}os and Jordi Cu{\~n}{\'e} and Anna T Domingo and Salvi Prat},
  journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={129},
  pages={1239-1244}
}
Surgical management of proximal humerus fractures remains controversial and there is an increasing interest in intramedullary nailing. Created to improve previous designs, the T2-proximal humeral nail (PHN) (Stryker®) has been recently released, and the English literature lacks a series evaluating its results. We present a clinical prospective study evaluating this implant for proximal humeral fractures. We evaluated the functional and radiological results and possible complications. Twenty… CONTINUE READING