Fractures of capitellum: a review of 14 cases treated by open reduction and internal fixation with Herbert screws

@article{Singh2009FracturesOC,
  title={Fractures of capitellum: a review of 14 cases treated by open reduction and internal fixation with Herbert screws},
  author={Arun Pal Singh and Raju Vaishya and Atul Jain and Divesh Gulati},
  journal={International Orthopaedics},
  year={2009},
  volume={34},
  pages={897-901}
}
Fourteen patients with displaced fractures of the humeral capitellum were treated by open reduction and internal fixation of the capitellar fragments with Herbert screws. As per Bryan and Morrey classification, there were seven type I fractures, one type II fracture, three type III fractures, and three non-unions. Patient outcomes were evaluated using the Mayo elbow performance score. The follow-up period ranged from three to seven years (mean 4.8 years). All patients had a stable, pain-free… CONTINUE READING

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