Annual Report

Executive Editor: Peter Trafton

Authors: Martin Jaeger, Frankie Leung, Wilson Li

Proximal humerus 4-Part, slight displacement, valgus malalignment - MIO - Plate fixation

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Glossary

Anterolateral approach

The anterolateral (acromial) approach (Mackenzie) can be used for various treatments of proximal humeral fractures.
It is especially useful for nailing and osteosynthesis of fractures of the greater tuberosity. It is also recommended for minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis (MIPO).

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Transdeltoid lateral approach

Transdeltoid lateral approach

The transdeltoid lateral approach can be used for various treatments of the proximal humeral fractures.
It is especially useful for osteosynthesis of fractures of the greater tuberosity.

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