Treatment of nonunion of humeral shaft fracture with dynamic compression plate and cancellous bone graft.

@article{Hsu2005TreatmentON,
  title={Treatment of nonunion of humeral shaft fracture with dynamic compression plate and cancellous bone graft.},
  author={Tzu-Liang Hsu and F. -Y. Chiu and Chuan-Mu Chen and T. -H. Chen},
  journal={Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA},
  year={2005},
  volume={68 2},
  pages={73-6}
}
BACKGROUND This study was conducted to evaluate the treatment of aseptic nonunion of the humeral shaft with a dynamic compression plate (DCP) and cancellous bone graft. METHODS One hundred and five cases of nonunion of a humeral shaft fracture between 1982 and 2001 were analyzed retrospectively. The study population comprised 66 males and 39 females with an average age of 46.2 years (range, 17-81 years). Sixty-seven fractures were defined as atrophic nonunion, and 20 as hypertrophic nonunion… CONTINUE READING
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