The destroyed elbow.
Surgeons need an advanced knowledge of upper extremity anatomy and function to care for the destroyed elbow. This paper describes strategies for evaluating and treating this severe injury. Outcomes can be optimized with contemporary techniques and technologies. Surgeons need to instill realistic expectations in patients with advanced compromise.
Published In/Presented At
Graham, T. J., & Fitzgerald, M. S. (2000). The destroyed elbow. American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.), 29(9 Suppl), 9–15.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Surgery