Elbow Dislocation

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Simple elbow dislocation is defined as a dislocation of the elbow joint without associated fracture or osseous injury. This is in contrast to complex elbow dislocations in which a fracture is present. Most simple elbow dislocations can be treated with closed reduction and rehabilitation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Resident’s Guide to Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9783031122552
ISBN (Print)9783031122545
StatePublished - Jan 1 2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine
  • General Social Sciences

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