The coracoid process is the primary stabilizer of the elbow joint. Complex fracture dislocations are difficult to manage and are a surgical challenge. Often it is the coronoid process that remains a problem, leading to persistent instability, pain, and restricted motion. This mix of the stiff, painful, and unstable elbow is a difficult challenge.
|Title of host publication||Surgical Techniques for Trauma and Sports Related Injuries of the Elbow|
|Editors||Gregory Bain, Denise Eygendaal, Roger P. van Riet|
|Place of Publication||Berlin|
|Publisher||Springer Berlin Heidelberg|
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 2020|
- elbow joint