Comparison of three different treatment modalities in the management of humeral shaft nonunions (plates, unilateral, and circular external fixators)


Atalar A. C. , Kocaoglu M., Demirhan M., Bilsel K., Eralp L.

JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC TRAUMA, vol.22, no.4, pp.248-257, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/bot.0b013e31816c7b89
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC TRAUMA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.248-257
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: To compare 3 different fixation methods for the treatment of humeral shaft nonunions in terms of union time, functional outcome, and complications.