Treatment of chronic post-traumatic dislocation of the radial head in children.

@article{Oner1993TreatmentOC,
  title={Treatment of chronic post-traumatic dislocation of the radial head in children.},
  author={Fetullah Cumhur Oner and Ad F M Diepstraten},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={1993},
  volume={75 4},
  pages={577-81}
}
Seven children with chronic post-traumatic dislocation of the radial head were treated by open reduction and ligament reconstruction by a triceps tendon slip. In the four patients with anterior dislocation, good results were achieved; in the two with anterolateral dislocations bowing of the ulna persisted and subluxation recurred. One patient with an anterior dislocation developed a radio-ulnar synostosis. For anterolateral dislocations, we advise the combining of open reduction and ligament… CONTINUE READING

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