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Total Elbow Arthroplasty in Acute Fracture

  • Andrea Celli

Abstract

The intra-articular fractures of the distal humerus are uncommon and difficult to treat with potentially disabling consequences. These fractures comprise about 1% of the adult fractures and about 10% of the humeral fractures; most of them are usually displaced and comminuted [1].

Keywords

Internal Fixation Distal Humerus Acute Fracture Total Elbow Arthroplasty Mayo Elbow Performance Score 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea Celli
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology SurgeryUniversity of ModenaModenaItaly

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