The treatment of proximal humeral fractures with intramedullary titanium helix wire by 97 patients


The displaced proximal humeral fracture continues to be a problem and remains the “unsolved fracture”. Many guidelines for surgical treatment of different types of these fractures have been described. A conservative functional therapy is recommended as well as a closed or open reposition and internal fixation. Other authors prefer the primary prosthetic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00402-005-0027-z

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