Shafa Orthopedic Journal

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New Minimally Invasive Bridge-Plate Technique for Treatment of Atrophic Humeral Shaft Nonunion

Paulo Roberto Vilaca Junior 1 , * , Americo Zoppi Filho 1 and Farshid Moshiri 2
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1 Shoulder and Elbow Group, Beneficent Association Nossa Senhora do Pari/ Pari Hospital, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2 Necker Hospital, Paris, France
Article information
  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: February 28, 2016, 3 (1); e3955
  • Published Online: November 29, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: August 30, 2015
  • Revised: September 23, 2015
  • Accepted: October 3, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/soj-3955

To Cite: Vilaca Junior P R, Filho A Z, Moshiri F. New Minimally Invasive Bridge-Plate Technique for Treatment of Atrophic Humeral Shaft Nonunion, Shafa Ortho J. 2016 ; 3(1):e3955. doi: 10.17795/soj-3955.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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