Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction

Known as: Tommy Johns Surgery, Tommy John Surgery, Surgery, Tommy John's 
Surgical reconstruction of injured or insufficient ULNAR COLLATERAL LIGAMENT in the ELBOW JOINT.
National Institutes of Health

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1953-2018
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2016
2016
BACKGROUND Despite an increase in the prevalence of medial ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) reconstruction of the elbow in… (More)
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND Medial ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) reconstruction is a common procedure performed on professional pitchers in… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) reconstructions are relatively common among professional pitchers in Major League… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Medial ulnar collateral ligament (MUCL) reconstruction is commonly performed on Major League Baseball (MLB) pitchers… (More)
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2012
2012
Open surgical reconstruction of the lateral ulnar collateral ligament is the standard treatment for symptomatic posterolateral… (More)
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2010
2010
INTRODUCTION Elbow ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) reconstruction has become the standard of care for the throwing athlete with a… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Medial ulnar collateral ligament insufficiency of the elbow can be a devastating injury in the throwing athlete… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND The incidence of ulnar collateral ligament injury has increased in baseball, especially at the high school level… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Techniques for ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction have evolved. HYPOTHESIS Ulnar collateral ligament… (More)
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2001
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2001
Eighty-three athletes with medial elbow instability underwent reconstruction of the anterior band of the ulnar collateral… (More)
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