Disorders of the forearm axis.
Forearm pronosupination is a complex, integrated activity that demands specialized function of all structures between the elbow and wrist. This article describes the forearm axis as a comprehensive concept to unify these relationships. The anatomy and biomechanics of the forearm axis are reviewed. Pathologies that affect the entire axis are summarized.
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Graham, T. J., Fischer, T. J., Hotchkiss, R. N., & Kleinman, W. B. (1998). Disorders of the forearm axis. Hand clinics, 14(2), 305–316.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Surgery