Treatment of humeral diaphyseal nonunions in patients with severely compromised bone.

  • Travis W Wright
  • Published 1997 in Journal of the Southern Orthopaedic Association

Abstract

Twenty-eight patients were treated for humeral shaft nonunions. Host factors associated with humeral nonunion included a high rate of significant medical problems and significant local tissue trauma from the initiating injury. Comminuted fractures and fractures that were either long oblique or spiral in configuration were also heavily represented in this… (More)

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@article{Wright1997TreatmentOH, title={Treatment of humeral diaphyseal nonunions in patients with severely compromised bone.}, author={Travis W Wright}, journal={Journal of the Southern Orthopaedic Association}, year={1997}, volume={6 1}, pages={1-7} }