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SA Orthopaedic Journal

versión On-line ISSN 2309-8309

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RYAN, P et al. Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for complex proximal humeral fractures in the elderly: How to improve outcomes and avoid complications. SA orthop. j. [online]. 2015, vol.14, n.1, pp. 25-33. ISSN 2309-8309.

The use of reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for the management of complex proximal humerus fractures has gained popularity in the last five to ten years. We present a concise review of conservative and surgical treatment of proximal humerus fractures and a more detailed review of published series of reverse shoulder arthroplasty for fracture treatment. We discuss ways of optimising results and avoiding complications.

Palabras clave : reverse shoulder; shoulder replacement; proximal humerus fracture.

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