Management of Diaphyseal Fractures of Humerus in Children Using Titanium Elastic Nailing System by Lateral Dual Entry Point Approach : A Prospective Study

@inproceedings{Maruthi2014ManagementOD,
  title={Management of Diaphyseal Fractures of Humerus in Children Using Titanium Elastic Nailing System by Lateral Dual Entry Point Approach : A Prospective Study},
  author={Dr. Maruthi and SU Dr.ShivaPrakash and Dr. Sujai and Dr. V. Venugopal and D. Vishal and Dr. Nanjundappa and Hc and Dr. Siddalingaswamy},
  year={2014}
}
  • Dr. Maruthi, SU Dr.ShivaPrakash, +5 authors Dr. Siddalingaswamy
  • Published 2014
The aim of this study is to describe the indications, technique and results of operative stabilization of pediatric humeral shaft fractures with titanium elastic nails by lateral dual entry point technique. Ours is a prospective study of all traumatic humeral shaft fractures operated at our hospital between 2009 and 2013. Seven pediatric patients ranging in age from 9 to 15 years (mean age 12.8 years) were treated surgically with titanium elastic nails (TENs) by lateral dual entry point… CONTINUE READING

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