"Humeral Head" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The portion of the upper rounded extremity fitting into the glenoid cavity of the SCAPULA. (from Stedman, 27th ed)
- Humeral Head
- Head, Humeral
- Heads, Humeral
- Humeral Heads
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Humeral Head" by people in Profiles.
Elliptical and spherical heads show similar obligate glenohumeral translation during axial rotation in total shoulder arthroplasty. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2023 Mar 07; 24(1):171.
Effect of intraarticular pressure on glenohumeral kinematics during a simulated abduction motion: a cadaveric study. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2023 Feb 07; 24(1):105.
3D-printed Handheld Models Do Not Improve Recognition of Specific Characteristics and Patterns of Three-part and Four-part Proximal Humerus Fractures. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2022 01 01; 480(1):150-159.
Bursal Acromial Reconstruction (BAR) Using an Acellular Dermal Allograft for Massive, Irreparable Posterosuperior Rotator Cuff Tears: A Dynamic Biomechanical Investigation. Arthroscopy. 2022 02; 38(2):297-306.e2.
Elliptical heads result in increased glenohumeral translation along with micro-motion of the glenoid component during axial rotation in total shoulder arthroplasty. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2023 Jan; 143(1):177-187.
Comparison of Different Fixation Techniques of the Long Head of the Biceps Tendon in Superior Capsule Reconstruction for Irreparable Posterosuperior Rotator Cuff Tears: A Dynamic Biomechanical Evaluation. Am J Sports Med. 2021 02; 49(2):305-313.
Bone resorption of the greater tuberosity after open reduction and internal fixation of complex proximal humeral fractures: fragment characteristics and intraoperative risk factors. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2021 Jul; 30(7):1626-1635.
Shoulder Position During Magnetic Resonance Arthrogram Significantly Affects Capsular Measurements. Arthroscopy. 2021 01; 37(1):17-25.
Does computerized CT-based 3D planning of the humeral head cut help to restore the anatomy of the proximal humerus after stemless total shoulder arthroplasty? J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2021 Jun; 30(6):e309-e316.
Posterior shoulder fracture-dislocation: A systematic review of the literature and current aspects of management. Chin J Traumatol. 2021 Feb; 24(1):18-24.