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A-C Joint Dislocations

Location: http://www.carletonsportsmed.com/contro1.htm

The ac-joint dislocation is a common injury in contact sports such as hockey, football, and even snowboarding.
Classification - Rockwood
* Type 1 sprain
* Type 2 partial subluxation tear of ac joint ligaments only
* Type 3 complete tear of ac joint ligaments and coraco-clavicular ligaments
* Type 4 - posterior dislocation
* Type...
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2010 Acromioclavicular Joint Reconstruction Using GraftJacket Allograft VuMedi

Location: http://www.vumedi.com/node/111587

Acromioclavicular Joint Reconstruction Using GraftJacket Allograft. Indication - chronic symptomatic irreducible high grade AC separation
11 min Video presentation By: Stephen J Snyder
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Acromioclavicular joint dislocation

Location: http://www.josr-online.com/content/2/1/22

Acromioclavicular joint dislocation: A comparative biomechanical study of the palmaris-longus tendon graft reconstruction with other augmentative methods in cadaveric models Guntur E Luis , Chee-Khuen Yong , Deepak A Singh , S Sengupta and David S.K. Choon
Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2007, 2:22
The objective of this study...
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Acromioclavicular Joint Injury eMedicine Sports

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/92337-overview

Acromioclavicular (AC) joint injuries are common and often seen after bicycle wrecks, contact sports, and car accidents. The AC joint is located at the top of the shoulder where the acromion process and the clavicle meet to form a joint. Several ligaments surround this joint and depending on the severity...
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Acromioclavicular Joint Separations eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1261906

The acromioclavicular (AC) joint is a diarthrodial articulation with an interposed fibrocartilaginous meniscal disk that links the hyaline cartilage articular surfaces of the acromial process and the clavicle. The joint is stabilized by a combination of dynamic muscular and static ligamentous structures, which allow a normal anatomic range of motion....
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Acromioclavicular Joint Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/acromioclavicular_joint

AC joint is situated between the clavicle and acromion;
- acromion has two ossification centers which fuse at age 22 yrs;
- it permits motion in three planes:
- AP gliding of acromion during...
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Clavicle Fractures and Dislocations eMedicine Radiology

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/398799-overview

The clavicle derives its name from the Latin word clavicula, or small key, because of its unique curvature. Despite the high frequency of injuries to the clavicle, our understanding of its injuries and function is based on only a modest amount of data. It has long been thought that the...
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