Coonrad-Morrey total elbow arthroplasty for patients with rheumatoid arthritis: 54 prostheses reviewed at 7 years' average follow-up (maximum, 16 years).

Abstract

BACKGROUND Total elbow arthroplasty is a therapeutic option for severe rheumatoid arthritis. We hypothesized that the semiconstrained characteristics of the Coonrad-Morrey prosthesis do not compromise the survival rate of the implant in a rheumatoid elbow. METHODS Between 1997 and 2012, there were 54 Coonrad-Morrey total elbow prostheses performed for… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jse.2017.11.007

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