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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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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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The purpose of this study was to evaluate predictors of fracture-induced humeral head ischemia. Between February 1998 and… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Recreation of normal anatomical relationships may be important to optimize the outcome of proximal humeral… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A method for directly measuring the position of the humeral head on the face of the glenoid in different positions of abduction… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
To determine the influence of rotator cuff muscle activity on humeral head migration relative to the glenoid during active arm… (More)
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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
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In twenty-nine specimens from fresh cadavera, we performed an anatomical study of the arteries of the humeral head to determine… (More)
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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… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
We analyzed the cases of thirty-nine patients who were treated for recurrent anterior dislocation of the shoulder after… (More)
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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… (More)
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