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[OCOSH Code: D002968 58150001 S42.0 WI_FR_SH_C]

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Distal Clavicle Fractures (9)
Internet resources relating to Distal Clavicle Fractures
MeSH Search Term "Clavicle/injuries"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code S42.0 Fracture of clavicle
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of acromial end of clavicle (disorder) Concept ID: 52784000
OCOSH Code: D002968 52784000 S42.0 WI_FR_SH_C_D
Mid Shaft (7)
Internet resources relating to Mid Shaft Fractures of the Clavicle
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ICD-10 Code S42.0 Fracture of clavicle
SNOMED-CT Term Fracture of shaft of clavicle (disorder) Concept ID: 41972004
OCOSH Code: D002968 41972004 S42.0 WI_FR_SH_C_M

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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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Clavicle Fractures eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1260953-overview

Historically, clavicle fractures have been considered best treated nonoperatively, with good outcomes. Management typically included the use of either a shoulder sling or a figure-of-eight brace. The vast majority of these fractures healed, with variable amounts of cosmetic deformity. Recently, studies have examined the different patterns of displacement and clinical...
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Clavicle Fractures Wheeless

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

Fracture Classification:
- frx of middle 1/3 (group I):
- most common clavicular frx in both adults and children (80%);
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Clavicular Injuries eMedicine Sports

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/sports/topic25.htm

The descriptions of treatment of clavicle fractures date back to Hippocrates. Over time, numerous descriptions have been made of fracture reduction techniques, with the prevalent figure-of-8 bandage described by Lucas Championnière around 1860. The earliest description of a sports-related clavicle fracture dates to 1702, when William III died following an...
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Fractured Clavicle PatientPlus

Location: http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/40024962/

The clavicle, proximal humerus and the scapula together form the shoulder joint. The clavicle also forms the bony connection between the upper limb and the thorax. It articulates with the acromion process of the scapula laterally, at the acromioclavicular joint, and the manubrium of the sternum medially, at the sternoclavicular...
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