Humeral Fractures

Known as: Fracture of Humerus, Fracture, Humeral, upper arm fracture 
A traumatic or pathologic injury to the humerus in which the continuity of the humerus is broken.

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1948-2017
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The treatment of unstable displaced proximal humeral fractures, especially in the elderly, remains controversial. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine what factors influence the maintenance of fracture reduction after locked… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
UNLABELLED We sought to determine current trends in the number of fall-related and osteoporosis-related proximal humeral… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Primary hemiarthroplasty of the shoulder is used to treat complex proximal humeral fractures, although the reported… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Background. The objective of this study was to determine the in vitro characteristics of the clinically used and newly developed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We present a 5-year prospective study of the epidemiology of 1,027 proximal humeral fractures. These fractures, which tend to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Hip fractures are common in elderly women, and early risk assessment of future hip fractures is relevant in relation to… (More)
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1987
1987
In an urban population of half a million, all proximal humeral fractures were recorded in 1983. A total of 565 fractures, of… (More)
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1986
1986
We performed open reduction and internal fixation with a T-buttress plate in 32 fractures of the proximal humerus with severe… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Five hundred sixty-four Rochester, Minnesota, residents had a total of 586 humeral fractures during the period from 1965 to 1974… (More)
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