Executive Editor: Joseph Schatzker

Authors: Jonas Andermahr, Michael McKee, Diane Nam

Clavicle Diaphyseal multifragmentary, fragmentary spiral

General considerations

The main goal treating these fractures is to restore length and rotation. Bridge plating is the most commonly used technique. Nailing will not be a suitable option due to potential telescoping effect (shortening).

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