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Structure of head of humerus

Known as: Humeral Heads, Caput humeri, Humeral head 
The upper rounded extremity of the humerus fitting into the GLENOID CAVITY of the SCAPULA.
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The purpose of this study was to evaluate predictors of fracture-induced humeral head ischemia. Between February 1998 and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Background: An osseous defect of the glenoid rim is sometimes caused by multiple recurrent dislocations of the shoulder. It is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We measured the dimensions of the humeral and glenoid articular surfaces in 140 shoulders that were representative of a given… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have demonstrated that certain passive motions of the glenohumeral joint are reproducibly accompanied by translation of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The gross and histologic anatomy of the inferior glenohumeral ligament was studied in 11 fresh frozen cadaver shoulders… 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
1983
Highly Cited
1983
In this report we describe the clinical and pathological findings of cuff-tear arthropathy in twenty-six patients and discuss the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Seventy-four shoulders in seventy patients with a history of single or multiple dislocations of the shoulder demonstrated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Of 161 patients with 162 shoulders operated on during a thirty-year period (1946 to 1976), 124 were re-examined and twenty-one… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
  • N. Poppen, P. Walker
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1976
  • Corpus ID: 19721092
The roentgenographic parameters of motion in normal and abnormal shoulders, including the movement of the scapula, arm angle… Expand
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