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VIDEO: Presenter compares operative vs nonoperative treatment for humeral shaft fractures

ORLANDO, Fla. — At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Lisa K. Cannada, MD, discussed a study that compared operative with nonoperative treatment for humeral shaft fractures. She said that at 6 months, both groups had higher DASH scores compared with population norms. These findings demonstrated patients did not fully recover.

ORLANDO, Fla. — At the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting, Lisa K. Cannada, MD, discussed a study that compared operative with nonoperative treatment for humeral shaft fractures. She said that at 6 months, both groups had higher DASH scores compared with population norms. These findings demonstrated patients did not fully recover.

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