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Volume:24 Issue:1 Number:5 ISSN#:2564-2537
RCT
ACE Report #13528
Ace Report Cover Peri-Operative

Similar Functional Outcomes Post-Op With Joint Lavage vs Placebo in Displaced Proximal Humerus Fxs


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OrthoEvidence. Similar Functional Outcomes Post-Op With Joint Lavage vs Placebo in Displaced Proximal Humerus Fxs. ACE Report. 2021;24(1):5. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13528

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Glenohumeral joint lavage does not affect clinical outcomes in open reduction and internal fixation of displaced intracapsular proximal humeral fractures: a prospective, randomized, double-blinded trial

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2020 Sep;29(9): 1758-1764

Contributing Authors: N Biermann M Schirren G Siebenbürger E Fleischhacker T Helfen W Böcker B Ockert

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Synopsis

Seventy-two patients with displaced intracapsular proximal humeral fractures were randomized to receive internal fixation and open reduction in combination with intraoperative glenohumeral joint lavage (n=36) or without lavage (n=36). Primary outcomes of interests included shoulder range of motion (ROM; internal fixation, external rotation, forward flexion, and abduction) and Constant Score at 6 ...

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