Bone structure of clavicle

Known as: collarbone, Clavicles, Collar Bone 
One of a pair of bones at the base of the front of the neck. The clavicles connect the breastbone to the shoulder blades.
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
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BACKGROUND Recent studies have shown a high prevalence of symptomatic malunion and nonunion after nonoperative treatment of… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Strontium ranelate, a new oral drug shown to reduce vertebral fracture risk in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis… (More)
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2004
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2004
Runx2 is necessary and sufficient for osteoblast differentiation, yet its expression precedes the appearance of osteoblasts by 4… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Nonunion is a rare complication of a fracture of the clavicle, but its occurrence can compromise shoulder function… (More)
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2002
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2002
An epidemiologic study of 535 isolated clavicle fractures treated in a hospital of a large metropolis during an 11-year period… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Sclerosteosis is a progressive sclerosing bone dysplasia with an autosomal recessive mode of inheritance. Radiologically, it is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
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1997
Cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by hypoplastic or absent clavicles, large… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD) is an autosomal-dominant condition characterized by hypoplasia/aplasia of clavicles, patent… (More)
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1997
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1997
Endocrine surgery is well defined by C. Proye: "Attention a ce que vous enlevez, mais attention plus encore a ce que vous laissez… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVE To determine which types of fractures have an increased incidence in elderly women with low appendicular bone mass… (More)
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