Editorial Commentary: Is Posterior Distal Clavicle Beveling for Chronic Nonincarcerated Type IV Acromioclavicular Separation a Sufficient Treatment?

While low-grade acromioclavicular injuries can be managed nonoperatively, high-grade separations may result in persistent pain or functional decline and require surgical intervention. The authors of “Posterior Distal Clavicle Beveling for Chronic Nonincarcerated Type IV [...]

Editorial Commentary: Is Posterior Distal Clavicle Beveling for Chronic Nonincarcerated Type IV Acromioclavicular Separation a Sufficient Treatment?

Intramedullary Fixation of Midshaft Clavicle Fractures

Clavicle fractures are among the most common fractures occurring in the general population, and the vast majority are localized in the midshaft portion of the bone. Management of midshaft clavicle fractures remains controversial. Although [...]

Intramedullary Fixation of Midshaft Clavicle Fractures

Surgical Anatomy of the Sternoclavicular Joint

Disability following injury to the sternoclavicular joint can range from pain, deformity, and discomfort to devastating neurovascular complications . Sternoclavicular pathology can be inflammatory or degenerative but is typically due to a direct blow [...]

Surgical Anatomy of the Sternoclavicular Joint

Arthroscopic Acromioclavicular Joint Reconstruction Using Knotless Coracoclavicular Fixation and Soft- Tissue Anatomic Coracoclavicular Ligament Reconstruction

Acromioclavicular (AC) joint injuries are one of the most common shoulder injuries, with an estimated incidence of 1.8/1,000 per year, and approximately 50% are sustained by athletes participating in contact sports. Although the treatment [...]

Arthroscopic Acromioclavicular Joint Reconstruction Using Knotless Coracoclavicular Fixation and Soft- Tissue Anatomic Coracoclavicular Ligament Reconstruction

The acutely injured acromioclavicular joint – which imaging modalities should be used for accurate diagnosis? A systematic review

Authors Peter J. Millett, M.D., Jonas Pogorzelski, Knut Beitzel, Francesco Ranuccio, Klaus Wörtler, Andreas B. Imhoff, and Sepp Braun Abstract Background: The management of acute acromioclavicular (AC) joint injuries depends on the degree [...]

The acutely injured acromioclavicular joint – which imaging modalities should be used for accurate diagnosis? A systematic review
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