Does humeral lengthening with a monolateral frame improve function? Shoulder Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • External Fixators
  • Humerus
  • Osteogenesis, Distraction

abstract

  • Humeral lengthening with monolateral external fixation is well tolerated by patients and an effective means of improving patient function with a complication rate similar to that for traditional circular frames.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3528891

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11999-012-2543-9

PubMed ID

  • 22926491

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 277

end page

  • 83

volume

  • 471

number

  • 1