Letter to the Editor

Adesina, Temitope S.; Jeavons, Richard P.; McVie, James L.
August 2009
European Journal of Trauma & Emergency Surgery;Aug2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p422
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "K-wire arthrodesis and coracoclavicular augmentation of complete acromioclavicular separations: functional and subjective results," by T.T. Lögters and colleagues published in a previous issue of the journal.


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