Traumatic Valgus Instability of the Elbow
- Myth Information. Fraser, Stephen // Current Science;11/2/2007, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p10
The article reports that young baseball players in the U.S. are requesting Tommy John surgery, an operation executed on seriously damaged elbows of baseball pitchers, on healthy limbs.
- Elbow replacements meet with success. // USA Today Magazine;Feb95, Vol. 123 Issue 2597, p8
Reports on the effectiveness of elbow replacement procedures for patients with rheumatoid arthritis and for those who have suffered a major trauma. Innovations for elbow replacements in the United States.
- Functional Outcome of Semiconstrained Total Elbow Arthroplasty. Hildebrand, Kevin A.; Patterson, Stuart D.; Regan, William D.; MacDermid, Joy C.; King, Graham J.W. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2000, Vol. 82-A Issue 10, p1379
Background: The objective of the present study was to review the results of primary total elbow arthroplasty with use of the Coonrad-Morrey prosthesis. Two hypotheses were tested: (1) the results in patients with inflammatory arthritis would be superior to those in patients with a traumatic or...
- Stabilized Subcutaneous Ulnar Nerve Transposition with Immediate Range of Motion. Black, Bradford T.; Barron, O. Alton; Townsend, Peter F.; Glickel, Steven Z.; Eaton, Richard G. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2000, Vol. 82-A Issue 11, p1544
Background: Anterior transposition of the ulnar nerve at the elbow produces generally good results regardless of whether the nerve is transposed subcutaneously, intramuscularly, or submuscularly. The eventual recovery of nerve function is related less to the specific surgical technique than to...
- Kudo Total Elbow Arthroplasty in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Tanaka, Nobuyuki; Kudo, Hiroshi; Iwano, Kunio; Sakahashi, Hisashi; Sato, Eiichi; Ishii, Seiichi // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2001, Vol. 83-A Issue 10, p1506
Background: Improvements in the design of total elbow prostheses over the last two decades have led to better and more consistent results. The type-3 Kudo total elbow prosthesis was developed in 1980. The long-term results of use of this implant have not been reported. Because it is an unlinked...
- WHAT'S NEW IN SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY. Gartsman, Gary M.; Hasan, Samer S. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jan2003, Vol. 85-A Issue 1, p171
Reports on developments in shoulder and elbow surgery in the United States as of January 2003. Demonstration of the ability of a growth factor to influence changes at the tendon-bone interface; Use of implant revision and strut allograft augmentation for the treatment of periprosthetic humeral...
- KUBICA'S LONG RECOVERY. D. K. // Australian Auto Action;3/16/2011, Issue 1432, p8
The article reports that racer Robert Kubica has undergone an elbow surgery after his pre-F1 season crash at a rally in Italy.
- Orthopedics. Stanton, James B.; Studebaker, Sandra A. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;1/5/94, Vol. 271 Issue 1, p73
Reviews the journal `Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery,' edited by Robert H. Cofield.
- WHAT'S NEW IN SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY. Gartsman, Gary M.; Hasan, Samer S. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jan2002, Vol. 84-A Issue 1, p151
Provides an update on advancements made in the field of shoulder and elbow surgery as of January 2002. Role of acromioplasty during the operative treatment of rotator cuff tears or impingements in shoulders; Possible treatment for the partial-thickness tears of the rotator cuff; Biomechanics of...