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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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Review
2017
Review
2017
Bone fracture is a very common body injury. The healing process is physiologically complex, involving both biological and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Hard biological materials — for example, seashells, bone or wood — fulfil critical structural functions and display unique and… Expand
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Review
2015
Review
2015
The incorporation of nanomaterials in the polymer matrix is considered to be a highly effective technique to improve the… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Operative fixation is indicated for most type-II and III supracondylar humeral fractures in order to prevent malunion. Medial… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The application of indentation techniques to the evaluation of fracture toughness is examined critically, in two parts. In this… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • Charles S. Neer
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 29518519
 
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • Charles S. Neer
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 12352947
A study of 117 three-part and four-part displaced proximal humeral fractures, followed for from one to sixteen years, is… Expand
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