|تاریخ چاپ: 1399/08/07|
|Atraumatic Fractures of the Humerus Associated With Throwing Whilst Playing Dodgeball: A Case Series and Review of the Literature|
|Author(s):||Vincent Vinh Gia An*، Arnold Suzuki، John Trantalis، Doron Sher|
IntroductionFive patients presented to the emergency department of a tertiary referral teaching hospital with atraumatic fractures of their humerus sustained during a recreational dodgeball tournament..
Case PresentationThe patients were young healthy individuals that described the fracture occurring during the act of throwing..
ConclusionsThe causes leading to fracture of the humerus during the act of a throw are discussed and the management strategies utilized..
|Keywords:||Humerus، Atraumatic Fracture، Dodgeball، Thrower's Fracture|
|Published:||Archives of Trauma Research, Volume:6 Issue: 1, 2017|
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