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Shoulder Fractures

Known as: fracture humeral proximal, Shoulder Fracture, Proximal Humeral Fractures 
Fractures of the proximal humerus, including the head, anatomic and surgical necks, and tuberosities.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND There is no consensus on the choice of treatment for displaced proximal humeral fractures in older patients (aged > 65… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
At the publication of this study, a better classification system was needed to describe fractures and fracture dislocations of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Humeral hemiarthroplasty is an established treatment for patients with selected fractures of the proximal part of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We sought to determine current trends in the number of fall-related and osteoporosis-related proximal humeral fractures in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The aim of this study was to examine the pattern of mortality following osteoporotic fractures at the spine, shoulder, hip, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The aim of this study was to examine the pattern of fracture risk following a prior fracture at the spine, shoulder or hip. We… 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
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PART I: FUNDAMENTALS AND GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS Embryology and Phylogeny Anatomy of the Elbow Joint Biomechanics of the Elbow… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
  • C. Neer
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 20615100
On the basis of roentgenographic appearance and anatomical lesions in 300 displaced fractures and fracture-dislocations of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • C. Neer
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 29518519
 
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