Use of an elastic intramedullary nail in difficult humeral fractures.

@article{Williams1998UseOA,
  title={Use of an elastic intramedullary nail in difficult humeral fractures.},
  author={Paul Ricketts Williams and David J Shewring},
  journal={Injury},
  year={1998},
  volume={29 9},
  pages={661-70}
}
Debate continues over implant selection when surgical intervention is deemed necessary in the management of diaphyseal fractures of the humerus. We present a series of patients in which we used an elastic intramedullary nail to manage a variety of difficult humeral fractures and discuss the theoretical advantages which we feel this method offers. 

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