Operative outcome of displaced medial-end clavicle fractures in adults.

@article{Low2008OperativeOO,
  title={Operative outcome of displaced medial-end clavicle fractures in adults.},
  author={Adrian K Low and David Gordon Duckworth and Desmond Bokor},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={751-4}
}
The results following nonoperative treatment of displaced, medial end clavicle fractures is often unsatisfactory; but no study has yet reported the outcome of operative fixation of these fractures. This study reports the results of open reduction and internal fixation on displaced, medial end clavicle fractures, in five adult patients (aged 25-52 years, mean 43) including 1 patient with a nonunion. The mean follow-up was 3.3 years (8 months-10.3 years). All fractures had united clinically and… CONTINUE READING

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