COA: No difference between operative and nonoperative treatment of acromioclavicular joint
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OrthoEvidence. COA: No difference between operative and nonoperative treatment of acromioclavicular joint. ACE Report. 2013;2(7):568. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/4140
Operative versus Non-operative Treatment of Acute Dislocations of the Acromioclavicluar Joint: Results of a Multi-centre Randomized, Prospective Clinical Trial
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83 patients with acute, complete dislocations of the acromioclavicular (AC) joint were randomized to undergo operative repair with hook plate fixation or non-operative treatment. The results of this study indicate that the non-operative group achieved significantly better early outcomes scores; however, these differences were lost at the final follow-up. By the 2 year follow-up there were no signi...
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