Use of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for Proximal Humerus Fractures: Technique and Pearls


The treatment of complex fractures of the proximal humerus in elderly patients continues to evolve. For fractures that require surgery, the popularity of reverse shoulder arthroplasty as a treatment option continues to grow. Techniques that emphasize repair of the greater tuberosity have facilitated reliable outcomes for these challenging fractures.

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