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Different inner fixation strategies for Neer type II and type V lateral clavicular fractures

  • Zhihua Han
  • Jianhong Wu
  • Qiugen Wang
  • Xiaoming WuEmail author
Letter to the Editor • SHOULDER - FRACTURES

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that there is no conflict of interests.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhihua Han
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jianhong Wu
    • 1
  • Qiugen Wang
    • 1
  • Xiaoming Wu
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Trauma Center, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Shanghai General HospitalShanghai Jiaotong UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Sino-Euro Orthopedics NetworkSaarbrückenGermany

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