COA/ICORS2019: Deltopectoral superior to deltoid split for function, QoL, pain in PHF fixation
Deltopectoral vs Deltoid Split Approach for Proximal Humerus Fracture Fixation With Locking Plate: A Prospective Randomized Study (HURA Study)
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83 patients with isolated proximal humerus fractures (PHF) were randomized to receive a PHF fixation with a locking plate, performed with either a deltopectoral (DP) approach or a deltoid split (DS) approach. Outcomes of interest included SF-12 quality of life questionnaire, the Quick Disability of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand (QuickDASH) score, Constant-Murley score, complications and range of moti...
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