The Effect of Biceps Reattachment Site on Moment Arm

  • Published 2010


Introduction: Avulsion of the distal biceps tendon from the tuberosity occurs mostly in middle-aged males resulting from eccentric loading of the flexed, supinated forearm . When non-operative treatment is chosen, supination strength decreases by 50% and flexion strength is reduced by 35-40% . Surgical repair has been shown to be a better alternative than… (More)


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