Surgical treatment of acute complete acromioclavicular dislocation: comparison of coracoclavicular screw fixation supplemented with tension band wiring or ligament transfer.

@article{Lin2006SurgicalTO,
  title={Surgical treatment of acute complete acromioclavicular dislocation: comparison of coracoclavicular screw fixation supplemented with tension band wiring or ligament transfer.},
  author={Wei-Ching Lin and Chi-Chuan Wu and Chun-Yi Su and Kuo-Feng Fan and I K Tseng and Y Chiu},
  journal={Chang Gung medical journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={182-9}
}
BACKGROUND Treatment of acute complete acromioclavicular (AC) dislocation is still controversial. Both non-surgical and surgical methods have been reported with similar results. In addition, once surgical treatment is chosen, a satisfactory surgical technique has not been developed yet. METHODS Sixty consecutive patients who sustained 60 acute complete AC… CONTINUE READING