Clavicle Fracture

A clavicle fracture is a bone fracture in the clavicle, or collarbone. It is often caused by a fall onto an outstretched upper extremity, a fall onto a shoulder, or a direct blow to the clavicle. Many research projects are underway regarding the medical healing process of clavicle fractures.

Read more about Clavicle FractureAnatomy, Prevalence, Risk Factors/Prevention, Mechanism of Injury, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prognosis, Epidemiology, History

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Clavicle Fracture - History
... Hippocrates, 4th century BC When, then, a fracture has recently taken place, the patients attach much importance to it, as supposing the mischief greater than it really is, and the physicians bestow great pains in ...