Repair of triceps tendon avulsions or ruptures.

  • Miguel Levy
  • Published 1987 in
    The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…


After the repair of rupture or avulsion of the triceps tendon it is usual to immobilise the elbow in plaster for a few weeks. A method is described which obviates the need for plaster and permits early mobilisation of the elbow. Technique. The patient lies in the prone position with the injured arm resting on his chest and supported by an assistant. A… (More)


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