Olecranon Process

Known as: Olecranon, Process, Olecranon 
A prominent projection of the ulna that articulates with the HUMERUS and forms the outer protuberance of the ELBOW JOINT.
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1946-2017
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2011
2011
PURPOSE Displaced olecranon fractures are often amenable to treatment with open reduction and tension-band wiring. The purpose of… (More)
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2004
2004
This study examines the functional morphology of the olecranon process in hominoids and fossil hominins. The length of the bony… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Partial resection of the posteromedial aspect of the olecranon in the treatment of valgus extension impingement… (More)
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2003
2003
Arm edema occurs in 20 to 30 per cent of patients who undergo axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) for carcinoma of the breast… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND The posteromedial aspect of the olecranon process is a site of impingement and subsequent osteophyte development in… (More)
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2001
2001
The purpose of this study was to quantify the volume and density of cancellous bone available from 3 commonly used bone graft… (More)
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1989
1989
Fractures of the most distal part of the olecranon process differ from more proximal fractures because a plane of instability… (More)
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1984
1984
Twenty-nine fractures of the olecranon process of the ulna in horses treated at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Five baseball pitchers, three college and two professional, with an average age of 24 years, exhibited pain between the… (More)
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1976
1976
Spontaneous fractures through the olecranon process occurred in 3 patients with long-standing rheumatoid arthritis. In each case… (More)
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