Reattachment of the distal tendon of biceps: factors affecting the failure strength of the repair.

@article{Kettler2008ReattachmentOT,
  title={Reattachment of the distal tendon of biceps: factors affecting the failure strength of the repair.},
  author={Mark D. Kettler and Markus Tingart and Josef Lunger and Volker Kuhn},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={2008},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={
          103-6
        }
}
Operative fixation is the treatment of choice for a rupture of the distal tendon of biceps. A variety of techniques have been described including transosseous sutures and suture anchors. The poor quality of the bone of the radial tuberosity might affect the load to failure of the tendon repair in early rehabilitation. The aim of this study was to determine the loads to failure of different techniques of fixation and to investigate their association with the bone mineral density of the radial… 

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