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Anatomy of the Elbow Joint and Surgical Approaches

  • Gregory I. Bain
  • Janak A. Mehta

Conclusion

A sound knowledge of the surgical anatomy and approaches to the elbow is critical for the safe and competent execution of elbow surgery. Just as we are sure others do, we prefer certain surgical approaches to others to treat specific elbow injuries or disorders (Table 1.3). We hope that this review of the pertinent surgical anatomy and approaches furthers the practice of the art of elbow surgery.

Keywords

Ulnar Nerve Radial Head Medial Collateral Ligament Elbow Joint Medial Epicondyle 
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  • Janak A. Mehta

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