Radiographic comparison of adolescent athletes with elbow osteochondritis dissecans to ulnar collateral ligament injuries and controls.

@article{Lau2017RadiographicCO,
  title={Radiographic comparison of adolescent athletes with elbow osteochondritis dissecans to ulnar collateral ligament injuries and controls.},
  author={Brian C. Lau and Nirav K. Pandya},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2017},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={589-595}
}
BACKGROUND There are excellent data supporting recommendations to prevent elbow injuries (osteochondritis dissecans [OCD] and ulnar collateral ligament [UCL] injuries), such as pitch count and pitch type in baseball, but anatomic risk factors have not been thoroughly examined. This study aimed to evaluate radiographic measurements in adolescents with elbow… CONTINUE READING