Intramedullary cancellous screw fixation for nonunion of midshaft clavicular fractures
2003 (English)In: Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica, ISSN 0001-6470, Vol. 74, no 3, 361-364 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
6 patients with symptomatic nonunion of midsnait clavicular fractures were treated by internal fixation with an intramedullary cancellous screw and autologous cancellous bone grafting.
At follow-up after median 21 (12–72) months, all nonunions had healed. The Constant score was median 98 (57–100) points. 1 patient, with shortening of the clavicle, had poor function.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2003. Vol. 74, no 3, 361-364 p.
Medical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-27918DOI: 10.1080/00016470308540853Local ID: 12679OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-27918DiVA: diva2:248470