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Shoulder Fractures Summary

Description: Fractures of the proximal humerus, including the head, anatomic and surgical necks, and tuberosities.

Also Known As: Fracture, Proximal Humeral; Fracture, Shoulder; Fractures, Proximal Humeral; Fractures, Shoulder; Humeral Fracture, Proximal Show All >>

Networked: 199 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 24 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Shoulder Fractures

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Titanium : 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  2. Calcium : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  3. triphosphoric acid (triphosphate) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  4. Bone Substitutes : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Calcium Sulfate (Alabaster) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. chlorhexidine gluconate (Dyna-Hex) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 42 Generic
  7. calcium phosphate : 4 results : IBA
  8. recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 : 2 results : IBA
  9. polyetheretherketone : 2 results : IBA
  10. carbon fiber (carbon fibre) : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Shoulder Fractures

  1. Comminuted Fractures
  2. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  3. Dislocations
  4. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Shoulder Fractures

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  1. Arthroplasty : 3 outcomes 8 studies in 61 results
  2. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 26 results
  3. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 9 results
  4. Intramedullary Fracture Fixation : 1 outcome 2 studies in 18 results
  5. Early Ambulation : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results
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