Structure of olecranon

Known as: OLECRANON, Upper extremity>Olecranon 
A prominence at the proximal end of the ulna. It forms the tip of the elbow.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Review
2006
Review
2006
UNLABELLED Elastic stable intramedullary nailing (ESIN) has became a well-accepted method of osteosynthesis of diaphyseal… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Although olecranon osteotomy provides excellent exposure of the distal humerus, enthusiasm for this approach has been limited by… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Context Angiotensinogen (AGT), angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE), and angiotensin II receptor type I (AT2R1) are expressed in… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES To compare the clinical and radiographic results for locked intramedullary (IM) nails and plates used in the treatment… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Because the axillary and radial nerves can be injured during operative exposure and fixation of the humerus, accurate delineation… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Forty-one adult patients with displaced olecranon fractures were treated with open reduction internal fixation in a prospective… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We encountered a high incidence of complications related to the technique of tension-band wire fixation of displaced fractures of… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
This preliminary study of four elbow specimens investigates the relationship of articular geometry and ligamentous structures in… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Difficulty with triceps avulsion or loss of continuity after total elbow arthroplasty has prompted the development of a modified… (More)
Is this relevant?