TITLE

Arthroscopic assisted removal of screws from proximal humeral locking plates

AUTHOR(S)
Dattani, Rupen; Patel, Vipul R.
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
International Journal of Shoulder Surgery;Jul-Sep2013, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p125
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented which describes a method for removal or exchange of prominent screws from proximal humeral locking plates during osteosynthesis.
ACCESSION #
91511180

 

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