The deceptive nature of clavicle fractures in young patients

Megan Schimpf, Carlos Neira, Edward G. McFarland

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

Abstract

What looks a lot like an acromioclavicular separation in an adolescent may be a distal clavicle fracture instead, as illustrated in a case report. The difference is important because some AC separations require surgical repair.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)119-128
Number of pages10
JournalPhysician and Sportsmedicine
Volume27
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'The deceptive nature of clavicle fractures in young patients'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this