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Reproducibility of three classifications of proximal humeral fractures

Eduardo da Frota Carrerra, Andre Wajnsztejn, Mario Lenza, Nicola Archetti Netto

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000400014

Objective:To propose a new system for classifying proximal humeral neck fractures, and to evaluate intra- and interobserver agreement using the Neer system that is the most commonly used in the area and the Arbeit Gemeinschaft für Osteosynthesefragen system created by an European group, and a new classification system proposed by the authors of this study.METHODS:A total of 56 patients with proximal humeral fractures were selected, and submitted to digitized simple radiography in antero-posterior shoulder and scapular profile. Radiographs were analyzed […]