Vol. 3, Issue 6 (2017)
Sternoclavicular joint Dislocations: About four cases and review of literature
Author(s): Redouane Hani, Mohamed Rotbi, Mustapha Mahfoud, Ahmed Bardouni, Mohamed Saleh Berrada
Abstract: Sternoclavicular joint (SCJ) dislocations are often due to high energy trauma. The evolution is favorable for the anterior dislocations; The complications are represented by mediastinal disorders for posterior dislocations, recurrence and chronicity especially for anterior varieties. The treatment consists on a closed reduction with immobilization by bandage for six weeks.