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  1. ncbi Treatment of acute midshaft clavicle fractures: systematic review of 2144 fractures: on behalf of the Evidence-Based Orthopaedic Trauma Working Group
    Michael Zlowodzki
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55101, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:504-7. 2005
  2. doi Locked intramedullary fixation vs plating for displaced and shortened mid-shaft clavicle fractures: a randomized clinical trial
    Nicholas A Ferran
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Lincoln County Hospital, Lincoln, UK
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19:783-9. 2010
  3. ncbi Primary nonoperative treatment of displaced lateral fractures of the clavicle
    C Michael Robinson
    Shoulder Injury Clinic, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, Scotland, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:778-82. 2004
  4. ncbi Epidemiology of clavicle fractures
    Franco Postacchini
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, via Tacito 74, 00193 Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:452-6. 2002
  5. doi [Current treatment concepts for mid-shaft fractures of the clavicle - results of a prospective multicentre study]
    J Böhme
    Klinik für Unfall, Wiederherstellungs und Plastische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Leipzig
    Z Orthop Unfall 149:68-76. 2011
  6. ncbi Surgical treatment of unstable fractures of the distal clavicle: a comparative study of Kirschner wire and clavicular hook plate fixation
    Tapio Flinkkilä
    Oulu University Hospital, Department of Surgery, Finland
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:50-3. 2002
  7. ncbi A comparison of nonoperative and operative treatment of type II distal clavicle fractures
    Andrew S Rokito
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 61:32-9. 2002
  8. doi Comparison of plates versus intramedullary nails for fixation of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures
    Hsin Hua Liu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Trauma 69:E82-7. 2010
  9. doi Fractures of the clavicle
    L A Kashif Khan
    Edinburgh Shoulder Clinic, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Little France, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, United Kingdom
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:447-60. 2009
  10. doi Elastic stable intramedullary nailing versus nonoperative treatment of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures-a randomized, controlled, clinical trial
    Vinzenz Smekal
    From the Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Orthop Trauma 23:106-12. 2009

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  1. ncbi Treatment of acute midshaft clavicle fractures: systematic review of 2144 fractures: on behalf of the Evidence-Based Orthopaedic Trauma Working Group
    Michael Zlowodzki
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55101, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:504-7. 2005
    Fractures of the clavicle were reported to represent 2.6% of all fractures with an overall incidence of 64 per 100,000 per year (1987, Malmö, Sweden). Midshaft fractures account for approximately 69% to 81% of all clavicle fractures...
  2. doi Locked intramedullary fixation vs plating for displaced and shortened mid-shaft clavicle fractures: a randomized clinical trial
    Nicholas A Ferran
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Lincoln County Hospital, Lincoln, UK
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19:783-9. 2010
    Recent literature supports surgical intervention for shortened, displaced, mid-shaft clavicle fractures...
  3. ncbi Primary nonoperative treatment of displaced lateral fractures of the clavicle
    C Michael Robinson
    Shoulder Injury Clinic, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, Scotland, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:778-82. 2004
    The optimal management of displaced fractures of the lateral end of the clavicle remains controversial. Successful results have been reported both with primary open reduction and internal fixation and with nonoperative treatment...
  4. ncbi Epidemiology of clavicle fractures
    Franco Postacchini
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, via Tacito 74, 00193 Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:452-6. 2002
    An epidemiologic study of 535 isolated clavicle fractures treated in a hospital of a large metropolis during an 11-year period was performed...
  5. doi [Current treatment concepts for mid-shaft fractures of the clavicle - results of a prospective multicentre study]
    J Böhme
    Klinik für Unfall, Wiederherstellungs und Plastische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Leipzig
    Z Orthop Unfall 149:68-76. 2011
    ..Pain level, cosmetic result, shoulder function and complication rate were documented as well as the influence of the profession on the therapeutic strategy and duration of unfitness for work...
  6. ncbi Surgical treatment of unstable fractures of the distal clavicle: a comparative study of Kirschner wire and clavicular hook plate fixation
    Tapio Flinkkilä
    Oulu University Hospital, Department of Surgery, Finland
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:50-3. 2002
    During 1988-1999 39 unstable fractures of the distal clavicle (Neer 2) were operated on in Oulu University Hospital. Kirschner wire (K-wire) fixation was used in 22 cases and a clavicular hook plate in 17...
  7. ncbi A comparison of nonoperative and operative treatment of type II distal clavicle fractures
    Andrew S Rokito
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 61:32-9. 2002
    A retrospective study was performed to compare nonoperative and operative treatments of Type II distal clavicle fractures...
  8. doi Comparison of plates versus intramedullary nails for fixation of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures
    Hsin Hua Liu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Trauma 69:E82-7. 2010
    ..We compare the use of plate and screws versus intramedullary nails in the operative management of patients with displaced midclavicular fractures...
  9. doi Fractures of the clavicle
    L A Kashif Khan
    Edinburgh Shoulder Clinic, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Little France, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, United Kingdom
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:447-60. 2009
    Undisplaced fractures of both the diaphysis and the lateral end of the clavicle have a high rate of union, and the functional outcomes are good after nonoperative treatment...
  10. doi Elastic stable intramedullary nailing versus nonoperative treatment of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures-a randomized, controlled, clinical trial
    Vinzenz Smekal
    From the Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Orthop Trauma 23:106-12. 2009
    ..To compare elastic stable intramedullary nailing (ESIN) with nonoperative treatment of fully displaced midshaft clavicular fractures in adults...
  11. ncbi Use of the AO hook-plate for treatment of unstable fractures of the distal clavicle
    K Muramatsu
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, 1 1 1 Minami kogushi, Ube, Yamaguchi, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:191-4. 2007
    We used a new internal fixative implant, the AO clavicle hook-plate, for treatment of unstable fractures of the distal clavicle...
  12. ncbi A method for internal fixation of unstable distal clavicle fractures: early observations using a new technique
    Michael Kalamaras
    Hand and Upper Limb Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital, and Brisbane Hand and Upper Limb Clinic, Brisbane, Australia
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:60-2. 2008
    Unstable distal clavicle fractures often require open reduction and internal fixation. A variety of fixation methods have been used and are currently in use. None of the current fixation methods seem to be without problems...
  13. doi Elastic stable intramedullary nailing is best for mid-shaft clavicular fractures without comminution: results in 60 patients
    Vinzenz Smekal
    Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Injury 42:324-9. 2011
    ..Recent studies, however, also report on higher complication rates and specific problems with the use of this technique. This prospective study compares ESIN with non-operative treatment of displaced mid-shaft clavicular fractures...
  14. ncbi Surgical treatment of distal clavicle fractures using the clavicular hook plate
    Masafumi Kashii
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Toyonaka Municipal Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 447:158-64. 2006
    ..Care must be used when establishing the position of the hook hole, and it is best to remove the plate after bony union...
  15. pmc Precontoured plating of clavicle fractures: decreased hardware-related complications?
    Corinne Vanbeek
    Center for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street PH 11, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3337-43. 2011
    Operative treatment of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures reportedly decreases the risk of symptomatic malunion, nonunion, and residual shoulder disability...
  16. ncbi Minimally invasive intramedullary nailing of midshaft clavicular fractures using titanium elastic nails
    Marcus Mueller
    Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital of Bonn Medical Center, Bonn, Germany
    J Trauma 64:1528-34. 2008
    ..To date, various implants have been developed for open reduction including intramedullary wires, screws, and plates. This study discusses elastic stable intramedullary nailing of midshaft clavicular fractures...
  17. pmc Surgical treatment of midclavicular fractures: a prospective comparison of Knowles pinning and plate fixation
    Yih Shiunn Lee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Lin Shin Hospital, No 36, Section 3, Huizhong Rd, Nanton District, Taichung City 408, Taiwan
    Int Orthop 32:541-5. 2008
    ..2). In conclusion, if the surgery of mid-third clavicular fractures is indicated, fixation with a Knowles pin has more advantages than plate fixation...
  18. ncbi Plate fixation of middle-third fractures of the clavicle in the semi-professional athlete
    Olivier Verborgt
    University Hospital of Antwerp, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Edegem, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 71:17-21. 2005
    ..bike racers, soccer players, swimmers and cyclists) with a displaced fracture of the middle-third of the clavicle were treated operatively using rigid plate fixation within one week after the initial trauma...
  19. doi Shaft fractures of the clavicle: current concepts
    Vinzenz Smekal
    Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:807-15. 2009
    Fractures of the clavicle are common and have been typically addressed to nonoperative treatment...
  20. doi A three-dimensional reconstruction plate for displaced midshaft fractures of the clavicle
    J W Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatic Surgery Zhejiang Province TCM Hospital, Hangzhou 310006, Zheijiang Province, People s Republic of China
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1495-8. 2008
    This randomised study compared outcomes in patients with displaced fractures of the clavicle treated by open reduction and fixation by a reconstruction plate which was placed either superiorly or three-dimensionally...
  21. ncbi The aetiology and epidemiology of clavicular fractures. A prospective study during a two-year period in Uppsala, Sweden
    J Nowak
    Department of Orthopaedics, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85, Uppsala, Sweden
    Injury 31:353-8. 2000
    ..about three of four fractures occurring through the middle part and one of four through the acromial part of the clavicle. Ninety-five percent healed uneventfully, while non-union developed in 5% - evenly distributed between the middle ..
  22. ncbi Deficits following nonoperative treatment of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:35-40. 2006
    ..and surgeon-based outcomes, we used a patient-based outcome questionnaire and objective muscle-strength testing to evaluate a series of patients who had received nonoperative care for a displaced midshaft fracture of the clavicle.
  23. ncbi Operative treatment of midclavicular fractures in 62 elderly patients: knowles pin versus plate
    Yih Shiunn Lee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Taipei City Hospital, Heping Branch, Taipei, Taiwan
    Orthopedics 30:959-64. 2007
    ..02), lower complication rate (P=0.04), and less symptomatic hardware (P=.015). If surgery of mid-third clavicular fractures is indicated, fixation with a Knowles pin has more advantages than plate fixation in elderly patients...
  24. ncbi Operative treatment of clavicle fractures in children: a review of 21 years
    Rainer Kubiak
    Children s University Hospital of Berne Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:736-9. 2002
    Between 1980 and 2000, 15 children (14 boys and 1 girl) underwent surgical treatment of a fractured clavicle at the authors' hospital...
  25. doi Stabilisation of vertical unstable distal clavicular fractures (Neer 2b) using locking T-plates and suture anchors
    S Herrmann
    Centre for Musculosceletal Surgery, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, D 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Injury 40:236-9. 2009
    ..Coracoclavicular distance was successfully restored with a mean 1mm (range 0-2mm) side-to-side difference. Early clinical and radiographic results of this new method are promising, with good to excellent outcome in all cases...
  26. ncbi Treatment of midclavicular nonunion: comparison of dynamic compression plating and low-contact dynamic compression plating techniques
    Sevki Kabak
    Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department, Medical Faculty, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:396-403. 2004
    ..001). The addition of internal fixation of the clavicle with DCP or LC-DCP to application of autogenous corticocancellous chips, or sculptured graft on nonunion areas in ..
  27. ncbi The clavicle hook plate for Neer type II lateral clavicle fractures
    R J Renger
    Department of Surgery, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Carrer St Antoni Maria Claret, 167, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
    J Orthop Trauma 23:570-4. 2009
    To evaluate functional and radiologic outcome in patients with a Neer type II lateral clavicle fracture treated with the clavicle hook plate.
  28. ncbi Clavicular hook plate for lateral end fractures:- a prospective study
    Prasad V K Meda
    Department of Musculoskeletal Sciences, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Injury 37:277-83. 2006
    A prospective study was undertaken over a period of 4 years to evaluate the clinical and radiological outcomes following fixation with a clavicular hook plate for Neer types II and III fractures of lateral end clavicle.
  29. pmc Clinical outcomes of midclavicular fractures treated with titanium elastic nails
    Yun Feng Chen
    The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shanghai Sixth People s Hospital, Jiaotong University, 600 Yishan RD, Shanghai, China
    Can J Surg 53:379-84. 2010
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the clinical outcomes of midclavicular fractures treated with titanium elastic nails...
  30. ncbi Does delay matter? The restoration of objectively measured shoulder strength and patient-oriented outcome after immediate fixation versus delayed reconstruction of displaced midshaft fractures of the clavicle
    Jeffrey M Potter
    Division of Orthopaedics, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:514-8. 2007
    Outcome after surgical treatment for nonunion and malunion of midshaft displaced clavicle fractures has generally been described as favorable and equal to results of acute repair...
  31. ncbi An unusual case of segmental clavicle fracture
    R Heywood
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery, Frimley Park Hospital, Frimley, Surrey GU16 5UJ
    J R Army Med Corps 151:93-4. 2005
    Fracture of the clavicle is a common traumatic injury and comprises 4% of all fractures in adults. Amongst these, midshaft injuries account for the majority and medial fractures are uncommon...
  32. ncbi Hook-plate fixation of unstable lateral clavicle fractures: a report on 63 patients
    Tapio Flinkkilä
    Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Oulu, FI 90029 OYS Finland
    Acta Orthop 77:644-9. 2006
    Hook-plate fixation of unstable lateral clavicle fractures has given promising results in previous reports, but numbers of patients have been small. We assessed the results of this technique in 63 patients.
  33. ncbi Flexible intramedullary nailing for stabilization of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures: technique and results in 87 patients
    Mark Kettler
    Department of Surgery Innenstadt, University Hospital of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Acta Orthop 78:424-9. 2007
    ..We describe the surgical technique and outcome in 87 patients...
  34. doi Operative versus nonoperative management of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures: a prospective cohort study
    Vikas Kulshrestha
    Command Hospital Air Force, Air port Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    J Orthop Trauma 25:31-8. 2011
    To compare results of primary internal fixation of acute displaced midshaft clavicle fractures with those managed nonoperatively in terms of fracture union and functional outcome.
  35. doi Treatment of distal clavicle fracture: a systematic review of treatment modalities in 425 fractures
    Joo Han Oh
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:525-33. 2011
    The Neer type II distal clavicle fracture is notorious for its high nonunion rate, and surgical treatment is usually recommended...
  36. ncbi Three-dimensional clavicular and acromioclavicular rotations during arm abduction using vertically open MRI
    Wataru Sahara
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hoshigaoka Koseinenkin Hospital, 4 8 1 Hoshigaoka Hirakata City, Osaka 573 8511 Japan
    J Orthop Res 25:1243-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the 3D kinematics of the clavicle and acromioclavicular joint during arm abduction, using 3D MR images obtained by a vertically open MRI...
  37. ncbi [Treatment of mid-clavicular fractures in adults. Early results after rucksack bandage or elastic stable intramedullary nailing]
    A Jubel
    Klinik für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitat Koln
    Unfallchirurg 108:707-14. 2005
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to compare the results achieved in two groups of patients treated for mid-clavicular fracture...
  38. ncbi Conservative treatment of fractures at the middle third of the clavicle: the relevance of shortening and clinical outcome
    Stefanos Lazarides
    Orthopaedic Department, Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:191-4. 2006
    Fractures of the clavicle are common and most often occur in the middle third. The clavicle has several important functions, each of which may be affected after fracture and malunion...
  39. pmc Management of paediatric clavicle fractures--is follow-up necessary? An audit of 346 cases
    J D F Calder
    Department of Orthopaedics, Princess Royal Hospital, Haywards Heath, Sussex, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 84:331-3. 2002
    We investigated the incidence of complications following childhood clavicle fractures and the necessity for follow-up in fracture clinic after the first orthopaedic consultation...
  40. ncbi Operative versus nonoperative treatment of midshaft clavicle fractures in adolescents
    Kelly L Vander Have
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:307-12. 2010
    Midshaft clavicle fractures in adolescents have traditionally been treated nonoperatively...
  41. ncbi Subacromial morphometric assessment of the clavicle hook plate
    Amr W ElMaraghy
    St Joseph s Health Centre, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Injury 41:613-9. 2010
    b>Clavicle hook plates are an effective plate fixation alternative for distal clavicle fractures and severe acromioclavicular joint dislocations...
  42. ncbi Operative treatment of completely displaced clavicle shaft fractures in children
    Charles T Mehlman
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:851-5. 2009
    Fractures of the shaft of the clavicle are common in both adults and children. Recent adult studies have indicated that improved outcomes are achieved after open reduction and internal fixation...
  43. ncbi Management of midshaft clavicle fractures in adults
    Patrick J Denard
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:527-36. 2005
    Fractures of the clavicle are common injuries. The usual mechanism of clavicle fracture is a direct fall on the shoulder. There are 3 types of clavicle fractures, but type II or midshaft fractures make up the vast majority...
  44. pmc Is surgery for displaced, midshaft clavicle fractures in adults cost-effective? Results based on a multicenter randomized, controlled trial
    Adam M Pearson
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03755, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:426-33. 2010
    To determine the cost-effectiveness of open reduction internal fixation (ORIF) of displaced, midshaft clavicle fractures in adults.
  45. doi Complications of clavicle fractures treated with intramedullary fixation
    Peter J Millett
    Steadman Clinic and Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, CO, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:86-91. 2011
    Recent studies have demonstrated better outcomes with operative fixation of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures. We hypothesize that the risk of major complication with intramedullary fixation for clavicle fractures will be low.
  46. pmc Malunion after midshaft clavicle fractures in adults
    Robert J Hillen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Academic Medical Centre University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 81:273-9. 2010
    This is an overview of the current literature on malunion after midshaft clavicle fracture. Anatomy, trauma mechanism, classification, incidence, symptoms, prevention, and treatment options are all discussed...
  47. doi Intramedullary nailing of clavicular midshaft fractures with the titanium elastic nail: problems and complications
    Arno Frigg
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Davos Hospital, Davos Platz, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 37:352-9. 2009
    ..Intramedullary nailing of clavicular midshaft fractures using the titanium elastic nail has been described as a technically easy, minimally invasive operation with few complications and an early return to competitive sports...
  48. pmc Operative treatment of clavicle midshaft fractures: comparison between reconstruction plate and reconstruction locking compression plate
    Chul Hyun Cho
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dongsan Medicial Center, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
    Clin Orthop Surg 2:154-9. 2010
    To compare the outcomes of reconstruction plate and reconstruction locking compression plate (LCP) for the treatment of clavicle midshaft fractures.
  49. pmc Long-term results of conservative management of midshaft clavicle fracture
    Roberto Postacchini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 34:731-6. 2010
    A series of 91 patients (59 males, 32 females, mean age 41 years) with middle-shaft clavicle fracture were assessed at a mean of 8.7 years after injury. Based on Allman's classification, fractures were placed in group Ia, Ib and Ic...
  50. ncbi Plate fixation of fresh displaced midshaft clavicle fractures
    W J Shen
    Po Cheng Orthopaedic Institute, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Injury 30:497-500. 1999
    From 1992-1994, we operated on 251 fresh completely displaced mid-third clavicle fractures in adults; 232 were followed up. The fractures were plated with a Mizuho C-type plate or an AO/ASIF 3.5 mm reconstruction plate...
  51. ncbi Complications of intramedullary Hagie pin fixation for acute midshaft clavicle fractures
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:280-4. 2007
    The purpose of this report was to evaluate patient outcomes after treatment of acute midshaft clavicle fractures with an intramedullary Hagie pin, including clinical results and the incidence of postoperative complications...
  52. pmc Excessive complications of open intramedullary nailing of midshaft clavicle fractures with the Rockwood Clavicle Pin
    Christopher D Mudd
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 3635 Vista Avenue at Grand Boulevard, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3364-70. 2011
    Intramedullary clavicle fixation is a potential alternative to plate fixation...
  53. doi [An alternative fixation method for the treatment of unstable distal clavicle fractures: locked distal radius plate]
    Bulent Daglar
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 43:324-30. 2009
    Optimal surgical fixation method for displaced distal clavicle fractures should not impose limitations on neighboring joint movements...
  54. ncbi Acute midshaft clavicular fracture
    Kyle J Jeray
    Orthopaedic Surgery Education, Greenville Hospital Systems, Greenville, SC 29605, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:239-48. 2007
    ..6% to 5% of all fractures, and middle third fractures account for 69% to 82% of fractures of the clavicle. The junction of the outer and middle third is the thinnest part of the bone and is the only area not protected ..
  55. ncbi Tension band suturing for the treatment of displaced type 2 lateral end clavicle fractures
    S P Badhe
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, Derby, UK
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:25-8. 2007
    Non-operative treatment of Neer type 2 lateral end clavicle fractures presents a difficult problem due to the high incidence of non-union, delayed union and resulting shoulder girdle instability...
  56. pmc Primary tumours and tumorous lesions of clavicle
    Sudhir Kapoor
    Orthopaedics, Lady Hardinge Medical College, Shahid Bhagat Singh Marg, New Delhi, 110003, India
    Int Orthop 32:829-34. 2008
    Primary tumours and tumorous lesions of the clavicle are very rare, and little literature is available regarding their characteristics and outcome...
  57. ncbi Bone tumors of the clavicle: risk of malignancy in the elderly and safe needle biopsy
    Kerem Basarir
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Orthopedics 33:397. 2010
    The clavicle is a rare site for bone tumors and little is known from the limited literature about the prognostic factors and management techniques, including biopsy...
  58. ncbi Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma arising from the clavicle
    Shigeto Nakazora
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mie University Faculty of Medicine, Tsu City, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Oncol Rep 16:115-8. 2006
    ..Plain radiography and CT did not demonstrate any osteolytic lesion or periosteal reaction in the right clavicle. However, MRI showed an isosignal-intensity mass on T1-weighted images and a homogeneous high signal intensity ..
  59. pmc Reconstruction plate versus minimal invasive retrograde titanium elastic nail fixation for displaced midclavicular fractures
    Jamal E H Assobhi
    Faculty of Medicine for Girls, Al Zahraa University Hospital, Al Azhar University, 5 Al Emam Al Sha rawy str, Assefarat District, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
    J Orthop Traumatol 12:185-92. 2011
    Nonoperative management of midshaft clavicle fractures (MSCFs) is standard; however, it is now generally accepted that displaced midshaft clavicle fractures benefit from internal fixation...
  60. ncbi Nonoperative treatment compared with plate fixation of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures. Surgical technique
    Sahal A Altamimi
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1-8. 2008
    ..We sought to compare patient-oriented outcome and complication rates following nonoperative treatment and those after plate fixation of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures...
  61. ncbi Bipolar dislocation of the clavicle: 3D CT imaging and delayed surgical correction of a case
    Raffaele Scapinelli
    Clinica Ortopedica e Traumatologica, Dipartimento di Specialità Medico Chirurgiche, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 3, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124:421-4. 2004
    I report a case of traumatic floating clavicle in a woman aged 18 years, successfully treated 19 days after the accident by bipolar open reduction and wire stabilization. The pertinent literature is briefly reviewed.
  62. doi Clinical results of single-tunnel coracoclavicular ligament reconstruction using autogenous semitendinosus tendon
    Jae Chul Yoo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Sports Med 38:950-7. 2010
    ..Over 60 repair/reconstruction techniques have been described for the treatment of coracoclavicular (CC) ligament injuries...
  63. ncbi Intramedullary fixation of Neer type 2 fractures of the distal clavicle with an AO/ASIF screw
    J E Scadden
    17 St Johns Street, Winchester, Hampshire S023 0HF, UK
    Injury 36:1172-5. 2005
    Neer 2 fractures of the distal clavicle are notorious for their high rates of non-union and numerous methods of fixation are recommended...
  64. ncbi The treatment of distal clavicle fractures with coracoclavicular ligament disruption: a report of 10 cases
    Murat Bezer
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Marmara University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Orthop Trauma 19:524-8. 2005
    Fractures of the distal third of the clavicle with coracoclavicular ligament disruption have been associated with delayed union or nonunion...
  65. ncbi Correlation of age and ossification of the medial clavicular epiphysis using computed tomography
    Dirk Schulze
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Head and Neck Diagnostics Section, University Freiburg, Hugstetter Str 55, 79095 Freiburg, Germany
    Forensic Sci Int 158:184-9. 2006
    The aim of this study was the examination of relationship between the age and the ossification of medial epiphysis of the clavicle referred to CT examination.
  66. pmc Functional outcomes of conservatively treated clavicle fractures
    Mohd Yazid Bajuri
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 66:635-9. 2011
    The main aim of the study was to analyze the outcomes of clavicle fractures in adults treated non-surgically and to evaluate the clinical effects of displacement, fracture patterns, fracture location, fracture comminution, shortening and ..
  67. ncbi Intraspinal migration of a Kirschner wire 3 months after clavicular fracture fixation
    Jens P Regel
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Essen Medical School, Germany
    Neurosurg Rev 25:110-2. 2002
    ..The K-wire was pulled out through an opening of the wound over the right clavicle. No CSF fistula was seen. The patient recovered without any postoperative neurological deficit...
  68. doi Iatrogenic subclavian arteriovenous fistula: rare complication of plate osteosynthesis of clavicle fracture
    Muliang Ding
    Department of Orthopaedics, Xiangya Hospital, Changsha, China
    Orthopedics 35:e287-9. 2012
    ..subclavian arteriovenous fistula is rare and has not been reported as a complication of plate osteosynthesis of clavicle fracture...
  69. pmc Fractures of the distal third of the clavicle treated by hook plating
    A D Tambe
    Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Int Orthop 30:7-10. 2006
    ..function following hook plate fixation in 18 patients with Neer type 2 fractures of the lateral end of the clavicle. The average age was 40 (range 22-62) years, and the mean follow-up was 25 (range 6-48) months...
  70. doi Modified tension band fixation for unstable distal clavicle fractures
    Jae Myeung Chun
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Trauma 70:E88-92. 2011
    Optimal surgical treatment of unstable distal clavicle fractures is controversial, and various fixation options are available...
  71. ncbi Hook plate fixation for type II fractures of the lateral end of the clavicle
    Saadallah George Haidar
    City Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:419-23. 2006
    Management of type II fractures of the lateral end of the clavicle is controversial. Different treatment options have been advocated with varying results...
  72. doi Fixation of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures in skeletally immature patients
    Surena Namdari
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:507-11. 2011
    There is ongoing debate in the adult literature regarding fixation of displaced, closed midshaft clavicle fractures. Functional outcomes of treatment of these fractures in skeletally immature patients have not been previously investigated.
  73. pmc Anterior-inferior plating of middle-third fractures of the clavicle
    Chin En Chen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Golden Hospital, Pingtung, 900, Taiwan, ROC
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:507-11. 2010
    Various techniques have been reported for the treatment of middle-third clavicle (collar bone) fractures. This prospective study was conducted to evaluate the results of anterior-inferior plating using a 3...
  74. pmc Clavicular fracture in a collegiate football player: a case report of rapid return to play
    Sarah B Rabe
    University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    J Athl Train 46:107-11. 2011
    ..To present the case of surgical treatment and rehabilitation of a midshaft clavicular fracture in a National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I football athlete...
  75. doi Infection after surgical reconstruction of a clavicle fracture using a reconstruction plate: a report of seven cases
    Ping Cheng Liu
    Department of Orthopedics, Kaohsiung Municipal Hsiao Kang Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 24:45-9. 2008
    Mid-shaft clavicle fractures have traditionally been treated conservatively, although this has been associated with non-union and unsatisfactory shoulder function...
  76. ncbi Acute operative stabilization versus nonoperative management of clavicle fractures
    Daniel B Judd
    Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI 96859, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:341-5. 2009
    We conducted a prospective, randomized study to determine if patients with midshaft clavicle fractures would benefit from immediate operative stabilization with a modified Hagie pin in comparison with a matched group treated with ..
  77. ncbi Minimally invasive treatment for Neer IIb distal clavicle fractures with titanium cable
    Yang Li
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kunming General Hospital of the PLA, Kunming, People s Republic of China
    J Trauma 71:E37-40. 2011
    Neer IIB distal clavicle fracture is associated with disruption of the coracoclavicular ligament and a variable degree of displacement...
  78. ncbi Pycnodysostosis associated with bilateral congenital pseudarthrosis of the clavicle
    Lokman Karakurt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Firat University Hospital, 23200 Elazig, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 123:125-7. 2003
    ..the case of a 22-year-old woman with pycnodysostosis associated with bilateral congenital pseudarthrosis of the clavicle. The patient was first seen at the age of 19 years and had no symptoms during the 3-year follow-up period...
  79. ncbi Clavicle fractures
    Matthew Pecci
    Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:65-70. 2008
    b>Clavicle fractures are most common in children and young adults, typically occurring in persons younger than 25 years...
  80. ncbi Midshaft clavicle fractures in adults
    Charles F Preston
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:52-7. 2009
    b>Clavicle fractures remain one of the more common fractures encountered in the orthopaedic office. Nonoperative management remains the standard of care in most cases...
  81. ncbi Biomechanical comparison of contemporary clavicle fixation devices
    Timothy Renfree
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32607, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:639-44. 2010
    Because recent studies have shown that malunited or nonunited clavicle fractures treated nonsurgically have poor outcomes, early fixation of certain clavicle shaft fractures using contemporary implants has become more common...
  82. ncbi Fracture and retrosternal dislocation of the medial clavicle in a 12-year-old child--case report, options for diagnosis, and treatment in children
    Mark Lehnert
    Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital of the J W Goethe University, 60590 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Pediatr Surg 40:e1-3. 2005
    ..In addition, sutures circumvent the need for a second operation for metal removal...
  83. pmc Treatment of midshaft clavicular delayed and non-unions with anteroinferior locking compression plating
    Sjoerd A Stufkens
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:159-64. 2010
    Pain and impaired shoulder function are the predominant symptoms of midshaft clavicle non-unions. Obtaining consolidation and improvement of shoulder function is often successfully achieved with osteosynthesis and bone grafting...
  84. doi Nonunion of the clavicle treated with plate fixation: a review of forty-seven consecutive cases
    Donald P Endrizzi
    Orthopaedic Associates of Portland, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:951-3. 2008
    ..We believe that superiorly applied plate fixation is effective for the treatment of clavicular nonunion. Distant autogenous bone graft is not necessary in most cases to obtain union...
  85. ncbi Acute management of clavicle fractures. A long term functional outcome study
    Byron Chalidis
    1st Orthopaedic Department of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Acta Orthop Belg 74:303-7. 2008
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term results after acute treatment of clavicle fractures. We reviewed 139 patients with an average age of 39...
  86. doi [Midshaft clavicle fractures--classification and therapy. Results of a survey at German trauma departments]
    O Pieske
    Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik Grosshadern, Marchioninistr 15, 81377, Munchen
    Unfallchirurg 111:387-94. 2008
    The therapy of the midshaft clavicle fracture, in particular dislocated midshaft fractures, remains controversial. Therefore the objective of this study was to obtain data about the current treatment for midshaft clavicle fractures.
  87. ncbi Healing and graft-site morbidity rates for midshaft clavicle nonunions treated with open reduction and internal fixation augmented with iliac crest aspiration
    Robert Z Tashjian
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah School of Medicine, University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:133-6. 2009
    We conducted a study of the healing and graft-site morbidity rates for midshaft clavicle nonunions treated with open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) augmented with iliac crest aspiration...
  88. ncbi Compression of the common carotid artery following clavicle fracture in a twelve-year-old
    M Keating
    Department ofAnaesthesia, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Anaesth Intensive Care 38:759-60. 2010
    Posterior dislocation of the clavicle in the sternoclavicular joint is rare, but can result in severe complications caused by secondary damage to the adjacent structures on relocation...
  89. ncbi Morphometric study of the shoulder and subclavicular innervation by the intermediate and lateral branches of supraclavicular nerves
    Eric Havet
    Rouen University Hospital, Laboratory of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, University of Rouen, 22 Boulevard Gambetta, Rouen, France
    Surg Radiol Anat 29:605-10. 2007
    ..The goal of this work was to clarify the morphometric knowledge of these two branches and to discuss the clinical relevance of the anatomical features...
  90. ncbi Study of variant anatomical structures (bony canals, fibrous bands, and muscles) in relation to potential supraclavicular nerve entrapment
    L Jelev
    Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Medical University Sofia, ul Zdrave 2, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Clin Anat 20:278-85. 2007
    ..the nerve injury has been attributed to the location of the supraclavicular nerve branch in a narrow canal in the clavicle. However, in the anatomical literature, variations in the course of the supraclavicular nerves have not only been ..
  91. ncbi Pedicled vascularized rib transfer for reconstruction of clavicle nonunions with bony defects: anatomical and biomechanical considerations
    Clement M L Werner
    Department of Orthopedic and Reconstructive Surgery, Balgrist, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:173-80. 2007
    ..Reconstruction using vascularized bone graft is the accepted standard in cases of large osseous defects...
  92. doi Biomechanical analysis of fixation of middle third fractures of the clavicle
    Darren S Drosdowech
    Bioengineering Research Lab, Hand and Upper Limb Centre, St Joseph s Health Care, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 25:39-43. 2011
    ..This biomechanical study compares four different techniques of fixation of middle third clavicular fractures...
  93. ncbi A rare muscle anomaly: the supraclavicularis proprius muscle
    N E Ottone
    Dissection Team Dr V H Bertone, Second Chair of Anatomy, School of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Folia Morphol (Warsz) 68:55-7. 2009
    ..We described this rare muscular anomaly, the likelihood of finding this muscle, and its participation in supraclavicular nerve entrapment syndrome...
  94. ncbi Anomaly of the supraclavicular nerve: case report and review of the literature
    R Shane Tubbs
    Department of Cell Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Clin Anat 19:599-601. 2006
    We report a male cadaver found to have his right intermediate branch of the supraclavicular nerve piercing the clavicle. No other anomalies were found in this specimen...
  95. ncbi Free vascularized corticoperiosteal bone graft for the treatment of persistent nonunion of the clavicle
    Bruno Fuchs
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:264-8. 2005
    Radiation-induced necrosis or infection can result in a persistent nonunion of the clavicle. We describe 3 cases in which a free vascularized corticoperiosteal flap was harvested from the medial aspect of the femoral condyle and ..
  96. ncbi Can we predict long-term sequelae after fractures of the clavicle based on initial findings? A prospective study with nine to ten years of follow-up
    Jan Nowak
    Shoulder Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:479-86. 2004
    ..During 1989 through 1991, 245 patients aged 15 years or older with a radiographically verified fracture of the clavicle were included. Clinical and radiographic examinations were standardized...
  97. ncbi Failure of acromioclavicular reconstruction using Gore-Tex graft due to aseptic foreign-body reaction and clavicle osteolysis: a case report
    Andrew M Stewart
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:558-61. 2004
  98. ncbi Short malunions of the clavicle: an anatomic and functional study
    Michael Ledger
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, Perth WA 6009 Australia
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:349-54. 2005
    The anatomic and functional effects of clavicle malunion, defined as 15 mm of shortening, were evaluated in 10 subjects. Bilateral shoulder computed tomography with 3-dimensional reconstructions was performed...
  99. ncbi The influence of slice thickness on assessment of clavicle ossification in forensic age diagnostics
    Matthias Mühler
    Institut für Radiologie CCM, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Legal Med 120:15-7. 2006
    ..We therefore conclude that for age estimation purposes, the slice thickness should be 1 mm to ensure maximum accuracy and diagnostic reliability...
  100. doi Biomechanical evaluation of clavicle fracture plating techniques: does a locking plate provide improved stability?
    Paul Celestre
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:241-7. 2008
    ..5 mm Universal Locking System Contourable Dual Compression Plate (Locked CDCP) in a synthetic midshaft transverse clavicle fracture model.
  101. ncbi Estimating the risk of nonunion following nonoperative treatment of a clavicular fracture
    C Michael Robinson
    New Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Little France, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh EH16 4SU, Scotland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1359-65. 2004
    Nonunion is a rare complication of a fracture of the clavicle, but its occurrence can compromise shoulder function...

Research Grants15

  1. PICC VERSUS SUBCLAVIAN LINES IN TPN DELIVERY
    Joel Weinstock; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..TPN is typically delivered through flexible catheters inserted under the clavicle or into the internal jugular vein and threaded into the superior vena cave, allowing for access to large caliber ..
  2. GROWTH FOLLOWING REPLACEMENT OF THE MANDIBULAR CONDYLE
    David Carlson; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..growth of the mandible, and; 4) bilateral replacement of the mandibular condyle with the sternal end of the clavicle will result in continued, harmonious growth of the mandible...
  3. Biomechanically Based Shoulder Rehabilitation Strategies
    PAULA LUDEWIG; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In-vivo 3-D full shoulder complex kinematics (thorax, clavicle, scapula, and humerus) during arm elevation will be collected from healthy and symptomatic subjects and ..
  4. Biomechanically Based Shoulder Rehabilitation Strategies
    PAULA LUDEWIG; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In-vivo 3-D full shoulder complex kinematics (thorax, clavicle, scapula, and humerus) during arm elevation will be collected from healthy and symptomatic subjects and ..
  5. Biomechanically Based Shoulder Rehabilitation Strategies
    PAULA LUDEWIG; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In-vivo 3-D full shoulder complex kinematics (thorax, clavicle, scapula, and humerus) during arm elevation will be collected from healthy and symptomatic subjects and ..
  6. Biomechanically Based Shoulder Rehabilitation Strategies
    PAULA LUDEWIG; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In-vivo 3-D full shoulder complex kinematics (thorax, clavicle, scapula, and humerus) during arm elevation will be collected from healthy and symptomatic subjects and ..
  7. Computer-Aided Diagnosis of TB in Chest Radiography
    JYH SHYAN LIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In this Phase I project, we will use an advanced bi-direction wavelet technique to extract the ribs and clavicle bones...
  8. Genome-wide ENU mutagenesis screen for Runx2 modifiers
    Patricia Ducy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and loss of one Runx2 allele in mice or human causes Cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD), a skeletal disorder marked by clavicle agenesis and ossification defects...
  9. Genome-wide ENU mutagenesis screen for Runx2 modifiers
    Patricia Ducy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..and loss of one Runx2 allele in mice or human causes Cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD), a skeletal disorder marked by clavicle agenesis and ossification defects...
  10. Genome-wide ENU mutagenesis screen for Runx2 modifiers
    Patricia Ducy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and loss of one Runx2 allele in mice or human causes Cleidocranial dysplasia (CCD), a skeletal disorder marked by clavicle agenesis and ossification defects...
  11. Biomechanically Based Shoulder Rehabilitation Strategies
    PAULA LUDEWIG; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In-vivo 3-D full shoulder complex kinematics (thorax, clavicle, scapula, and humerus) during arm elevation will be collected from healthy and symptomatic subjects and ..
  12. Subacromial space reductions in rotator cuff disease: Effects on soft tissue
    PAULA LUDEWIG; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Improving cost effective treatment is relevant to public health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Subacromial space reductions in rotator cuff disease: Effects on soft tissue
    PAULA LUDEWIG; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Improving cost effective treatment is relevant to public health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..