oa South African Medical Journal - A method of treatment of acromioclavicular dislocation
|Article Title||A method of treatment of acromioclavicular dislocation|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Somerset Hospital, Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Aug 1962|
|Pages||688 - 690|
|Keyword(s)||Acromioclavicular dislocation, Case report, Orthopaedic surgery, Radiology, Technique and Treatment|
An operation for the treatment of acromioclavicular dislocation has been descriptionbed and discussed. It consists of excision of the outer end of the clavicle and fixation of the clavicle to the coracoid process with a Bosworth lag screw, in closer approximation than in the normal anatomical position.
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