Essential Techniques in Elbow Surgery

  • Samuel Antuña
  • Raúl Barco

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Samuel A. Antuña, Reimer Hoffmann, Raúl Barco
    Pages 25-40
  3. James M. McLean, George S. Athwal, Parham Daneshvar
    Pages 59-86
  4. Samuel A. Antuña, Raul Barco
    Pages 87-101
  5. Samuel R. Vollans, David Stanley
    Pages 113-125
  6. Pierre Mansat, Nicolas Bonnevialle, Stéphanie Delclaux
    Pages 127-141
  7. Raúl Barco, Samuel A. Antuña
    Pages 143-154
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 155-161

About this book


This book provides surgical tips, pearls and pitfalls of the ten most common surgical procedures performed by elbow surgeons in their daily clinical practice. It is written by some of the most recognized elbow surgeons in the world and follows a homogeneous format so the reader can easily grasp the key points. A very high quality of  pictures depicting the surgical steps, together with representative drawings is one of the main strengths of this book. After reading this concise and practical guide, the reader will feel confident in performing basic surgical procedures around the elbow, knowing where the risks are and improving the technique to achieve an optimal results for patients.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Samuel Antuña
    • 1
  • Raúl Barco
    • 2
  1. 1.Shoulder and Elbow UnitHospital Universitario La PazMadridSpain
  2. 2.Shoulder and Elbow UnitHospital Universitario La PazMadridSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-31573-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-31575-1
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