"Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"

"A flexion contracture is the most common complication after elbow trauma. Several theories and risk factors have been associated with this entity. Soft tissues, osteoarthritic changes, capsule, and bone may be involved in post-traumatic stiffness. A thorough history, physical examination, and...

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Autores Principales: Fierro Porto G.A., Greiwe R.M.
Formato: Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Elsevier Inc. 2016
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/23297
https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-1-78242-450-5.00015-0
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spelling ir-10336-232972020-06-03T22:15:10Z "Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis" Fierro Porto G.A. Greiwe R.M. Complications in elbow trauma Elbow stiffness Elbow trauma Treatment of elbow stiffness "A flexion contracture is the most common complication after elbow trauma. Several theories and risk factors have been associated with this entity. Soft tissues, osteoarthritic changes, capsule, and bone may be involved in post-traumatic stiffness. A thorough history, physical examination, and appropriate imaging assist with diagnosis and management. Various surgical and nonsurgical treatment options exist in the management of nonunion, malunion, and osteoarthritis after traumatic injury. Management decisions must take into account the functional status and expectations of the patient as well as the surgeon's level of expertise. © 2016 Elsevier Ltd All rights reserved." 2016 2020-05-26T00:00:59Z info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/23297 https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-1-78242-450-5.00015-0 eng info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess application/pdf Elsevier Inc. instname:Universidad del Rosario reponame:Repositorio Institucional EdocUR
institution EdocUR - Universidad del Rosario
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language Inglés (English)
topic Complications in elbow trauma
Elbow stiffness
Elbow trauma
Treatment of elbow stiffness
spellingShingle Complications in elbow trauma
Elbow stiffness
Elbow trauma
Treatment of elbow stiffness
Fierro Porto G.A.
Greiwe R.M.
"Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"
description "A flexion contracture is the most common complication after elbow trauma. Several theories and risk factors have been associated with this entity. Soft tissues, osteoarthritic changes, capsule, and bone may be involved in post-traumatic stiffness. A thorough history, physical examination, and appropriate imaging assist with diagnosis and management. Various surgical and nonsurgical treatment options exist in the management of nonunion, malunion, and osteoarthritis after traumatic injury. Management decisions must take into account the functional status and expectations of the patient as well as the surgeon's level of expertise. © 2016 Elsevier Ltd All rights reserved."
format Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
author Fierro Porto G.A.
Greiwe R.M.
author_facet Fierro Porto G.A.
Greiwe R.M.
author_sort Fierro Porto G.A.
title "Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"
title_short "Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"
title_full "Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"
title_fullStr "Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"
title_full_unstemmed "Complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: Nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"
title_sort "complex post-traumatic elbow stiffness: nonunion, malunion, and post-traumatic arthritis"
publisher Elsevier Inc.
publishDate 2016
url https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/23297
https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-1-78242-450-5.00015-0
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