Modified MacLaughlin procedure in the treatment of neglected posterior dislocation of the shoulder.

@article{Castagna2009ModifiedMP,
  title={Modified MacLaughlin procedure in the treatment of neglected posterior dislocation of the shoulder.},
  author={Alessandro Castagna and Giacomo Delle Rose and Mario Borroni and Nikolaos Markopoulos and M. P{\'e}rez-D{\'i}az Conti and Leonardo Maradei and Raffaele Garofalo},
  journal={La Chirurgia degli organi di movimento},
  year={2009},
  volume={93 Suppl 1},
  pages={S1-5}
}
Posterior dislocation of the shoulder is an unusual injury that most often occurs secondary to a high-energy trauma. Unfortunately the diagnosis is commonly missed, thus making its treatment a challenge. Neglected posterior dislocation is mainly characterised by an impression fracture on the anterior articular surface of the humeral head, which makes the dislocation often difficult to reduce. Diagnosis is based upon a careful history assessment, physical examination and radiological findings… CONTINUE READING

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