The shoulder angle is the connection between the collarbone and shoulder roof. The severity of the injury ranges from a bruise to a more or less strong overstretching or Zer Reisung of important stabilizing straps (Tossy grade 1 to 3, and Rockwood grade 1 to 6). The necessary treatment depends on the extent of the injury and the activity level of the patient. Lighter and moderate injuries (Tossy grade 1 and 2) should the shoulder will be sedated, at greater injury (Tossy grade 3) to recommend surgery is often. Fracture / fracture: A fracture to the shoulder is usually the result of a serious fall or shock to the bone.
Depending on the localization of bone fracture and the extent of the shift broken bone shares of either a conservative treatment, i.e. an immobilization in a bandage or a plaster or the fracture must be surgically be treated. The operation has the internal fixation of bone fractures with so-called mark nails has in recent years increasingly gained importance. Dr. Preis, Dr. Schroeder, Dr. Lages and her team from the KLINIK am RING, Cologne are specialized in treating shoulder injuries.
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