Shoulder
1. Quantitative 3-dimensional Computerized Tomography Modeling of Isolated Greater Tuberosity Fractures with and without Shoulder Dislocation

Stein J. Janssen; Prakash Jayakumar; Dirk P. Ter Meulen; Derek F.P. Van Deurzen; David Ring

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January and February 2019, , Pages 24-32

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2018.27968.1726

Abstract
  Background: The aim of this study was to assess differences in fracture morphology and displacement betweenisolated greater tuberosity (GT) fractures (i.e. fractures of the greater tuberosity without other fractures of the proximalhumerus) with and without shoulder dislocation utilizing quantitative ...  Read More

Shoulder
2. Long-term Results, Functional Outcomes and Complications after Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Neglected and Displaced Greater Tuberosity of Humerus Fractures

Morteza Nakhaei Amroodi; Vahid Behshad; Paniz Motaghi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 330-336

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2016.7540

Abstract
    Background: Humerus fractures include 5% to 8% of total fractures. Non-union and delayed union of GT (GT) fractures is uncommon; however they present a challenge to the orthopedic surgeons. Significant controversy surrounds optimal treatment of neglected fractures. The purpose of this article ...  Read More