Elbow and forearm anatomy and surgical approaches

R. L. Bass, P. J. Stern

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In this article the authors outline the fundamentals of elbow and forearm anatomy. The most useful surgical approaches for the elbow and forearm are then discussed, with emphasis placed on the importance of internervous planes of dissection. The most common pitfalls of surgical anatomy are also explained.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)343-356
Number of pages14
JournalHand clinics
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1994


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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