This is a retrospective cohort study assessing consecutive patients presenting with a dislocation of a gleno-humeral joint with an associated fracture of the humerus between 2007 and 2015 Khitish Mohanty. The radiographs and patients’ records were examined. The number of fragments according to Neer’s criteria and size of fragments were recorded. We identified 102 patients who presented with 104 cases of fracture dislocation of shoulder joint. 10 of the dislocations were posterior, remainder were anterior. All posterior dislocations were reduced under general anaesthesia. Sixty-two anterior fracture dislocations had attempted reduction under sedation in emergency department Khitish Mohanty.