Total elbow arthroplasty failure due to overuse, C-ring failure, and/or bushing wear.

@article{Wright2005TotalEA,
  title={Total elbow arthroplasty failure due to overuse, C-ring failure, and/or bushing wear.},
  author={Thomas W. Wright and Hill Hastings},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={65-72}
}
Semiconstrained, linked total elbow arthroplasty gives excellent functional results. However, the complication rate is relatively high, and complications are frequently significant enough to require revision surgery. The purpose of this study is to report on bushing wear and C-ring failure as a mid- to late-term complication of the Coonrad-Morrey total elbow arthroplasty. Two surgeons at different institutions treated 10 patients who had a previous Coonrad-Morrey total elbow arthroplasty and… CONTINUE READING

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