Table 4

Risk of developing osteolysis of the distal clavicle after acromioclavicular (A/C) joint injury

Number of injuriesTotal games missed from these injuriesNumber of cases requiring distal clavicle resection at end of season
A/C joint injuries treated with local anaesthetic injections28162
A/C joint injuries not treated with local anaesthetic injections25181
Total A/C joint injuries53343