Operative Elbow Surgery , Expert Consult: Online and Print

Operative Elbow Surgery

Expert Consult: Online and Print

By David Stanley, Consultant Surgeon, Department of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK and Ian Trail, Consultant Hand Surgeon, Wrightington Hospital for Joint Disease, Wigan, Lancashire, UK


Surgical anatomy of the elbow
Biomechanics of the elbow
History and examination
Imaging of theelbow
Arthroscopy
Surgical Approaches
Post operative pain relief
Child's elbow
Fractures of the distal humerus
Fractures of the radial head
Fractures of the olecranon and proximal ulna
Elbow dislocations
Elbow instability
Complications of elbow fractures
Treatment of elbow contracture
Treatment of ectopic ossification
Sports injuries around the elbow
Tennis and golfer's elbow
Nerve compression around the elbow
Rheumatoid arthritis of the elbow
Osteoarthritis of the elbow
Total elbow arthroplasty
Tumours around the elbow
Spastic dysfunction of the elbow
Tendon transfers
Surgical techniques
Arthrodesis
Surgical echniques