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Fracture of clavicle

Known as: CLAVICULAR FRACTURE, clavicle fractures, fracture collar bone 
A traumatic or pathologic injury to the clavicle in which the continuity of the clavicle is broken.
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2008
Review
2008
Fractures of the clavicle are common and have been typically addressed to nonoperative treatment. Favorable results, which… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Displaced fractures of the midpart of the clavicular shaft are generally treated nonoperatively, and few functional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE Results of surgical treatment for clavicle injuries using standard approaches have shown relatively high complication… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The optimal management of displaced fractures of the lateral end of the clavicle remains controversial. Successful… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Nonunion is a rare complication of a fracture of the clavicle, but its occurrence can compromise shoulder function… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to analyze the functional results of corrective osteotomy of a malunited clavicular… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
An epidemiologic study of 535 isolated clavicle fractures treated in a hospital of a large metropolis during an 11-year period… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
From 1992-1994, we operated on 251 fresh completely displaced mid-third clavicle fractures in adults; 232 were followed up. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The age- and gender-specific incidences were calculated in 2035 cases of fracture of the clavicle. The fractures were classified… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A consecutive series of 150 patients with clavicular fractures is presented. In 81% detailed information regarding the mechanism… Expand
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