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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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Humeral hemiarthroplasty is an established treatment for patients with selected fractures of the proximal part of the… (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
2005
Highly Cited
2005
UNLABELLED In a prospective study, 28 patients with 29 proximal humeral fractures were treated with the Locking Proximal Humerus… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (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
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of hemiarthroplasty for displaced proximal humeral fractures and to assess… (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
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Twenty-six hemiarthroplasties were performed for acute three- and four-part proximal humerus fractures between March 1986 and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
 
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