Clavicle Lateral, undisplaced fracture with CC intact, extraarticular

Nonoperative treatment

Nonoperative treatment

Main indication: All undisplaced extraarticular fractures of the lateral clavicle

Skill: Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills
Equipment: Basic equipment only

All these fractures are treated nonoperatively since the shaft fragment cannot displace without rupture of the C-C ligaments.

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*Skill
Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills
Some specialized surgical experience Some specialized surgical experience
Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Highly experienced and skilled surgeon
*Equipment
Basic equipment only Basic equipment only
Simple surgical and imaging resources Simple surgical and imaging resources
Full specialized surgical and imaging resources Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

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