Biomechanical comparison of three different plate configurations for comminuted clavicle midshaft fracture fixation


Uzer G. , Yildiz F. , BATAR S., Bozdag E., Kuduz H., Bilsel K.

JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY, vol.26, no.12, pp.2200-2205, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jse.2017.06.034
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.2200-2205
  • Keywords: Clavicle, spiral clavicle plate, plating, biomechanical, comminuted, anterior clavicle plate, RANDOMIZED CLINICAL-TRIAL, INTRAMEDULLARY FIXATION, NONOPERATIVE TREATMENT, SUPERIOR, EPIDEMIOLOGY, STABILITY, NONUNION, ANTERIOR, ADULT

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to compare the fixation rigidity of anterior, anterosuperior, and superior plates in the treatment of comminuted midshaft clavicle fractures.