Treatment of Clavicle Medial End Fracture Using Double-plate Fixation

Jang, Seang;Byun, Youngsoo;Yoo, Hyun Seung;Jung, Chul;Shin, Dongju

  • 투고 : 2015.04.12
  • 심사 : 2015.07.26
  • 발행 : 2015.09.30


Clavicle medial end fracture is rare, and it has not been studied extensively. Although there is debate regarding its treatment methods, because of the complications of conservative treatment, surgical treatment has been considered more than conservative treatment. This study describes a surgical method using double-plate fixation for treatment of clavicle medial end fractures in which plates were used on each anterior and superior border according to the anatomical structure of the clavicle. In addition, we report operative results of three patients treated by double-plate fixation.


Clavicle;Medial end fracture;Double plate


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