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Synopsis of causation: clavicle fractures

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in clavicle fractures.



This document provides information on clavicle fractures. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Mr J M Kendrew, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham and Professor W Angus Wallace, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham and validated by Mr Sheo Tibrewal, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, London.