Ligamentous restraints to anterior and posterior translation of the sternoclavicular joint.

@article{Spencer2002LigamentousRT,
  title={Ligamentous restraints to anterior and posterior translation of the sternoclavicular joint.},
  author={Edwin E. Spencer and John E. Kuhn and Laura J. Huston and James E. Carpenter and Richard E. Hughes},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={43-7}
}
This experiment was conducted to determine the primary ligamentous restraints to anterior and posterior translation of the sternoclavicular joint. Twenty-four unpaired cadaver specimens were mounted in a custom fixture. Anterior and posterior translations were measured under a sub-failure load in the intact specimen and again after transecting one randomly… CONTINUE READING