The anterior approach to the midshaft clavicle can be used for nearly any clavicular shaft fractures, for both anterior and superior plating.
This approach is used for intramedullary nailing of the clavicle.
MIPO anterior approach
MIPO approaches to the midshaft clavicle can be utilized for many clavicular shaft fractures requiring anterior and superior plating.
The superior approach to the clavicle can be used for all distal, medial and mid shaft clavicle fractures.