Management of nonunion below proximal humeral prosthesis.

Journal Article

Fractures below proximal humeral prostheses are rare and their successful management presents technical difficulties. Closed treatment usually results in nonunion. A case illustrating this disabling complication is reported and a literature review is presented that summarizes the classification, treatment options, and complications of these uncommon fractures.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Attarian, DE

Published Date

  • April 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 30 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 337 - 338

PubMed ID

  • 10172311

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10172311

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0194-8458


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States