Algorithm in Acute Glenoid Fractures: From Imaging to Decision Making

  • Boris Poberaj


The published articles dealing with treatment guidelines for anterior osseous Bankart lesions are very rare.

This chapter describes the general “behavior” of bone fragments, the importance of proper diagnostic investigations and some principle treatment guidelines.

The proposed treatment algorithm is based on the literature and author’s experience.


Glenoid rim fracture Anterior shoulder instability Anterior osseous Bankart lesion Treatment algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Boris Poberaj
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  1. 1.Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine HospitalDohaQatar

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