Distal Triceps Rupture Repair:The Triceps Pulley-Pullover Technique

Dimock, Richard A C, Kontoghiorghe, Christina, Consigliere, Paolo, Salamat, Shadi, Imam, Mohamed A and Narvani, A Ali (2019) Distal Triceps Rupture Repair:The Triceps Pulley-Pullover Technique. Arthroscopy Techniques, 8 (1). e85-e91. ISSN 2212-6287

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Abstract

Distal triceps rupture is an uncommon but debilitating injury, and surgical fixation is almost invariably warranted. A number of techniques have been described in the literature in which combinations of transosseous tunnels and bone anchors have been used. We describe a modification to existing techniques-the triceps pulley-pullover technique with all-suture anchors. This technique minimizes bone loss, while maximizing the bone-tendon contact area and creating a double-row repair to optimize strength and healing.

Item Type: Article
Depositing User: LivePure Connector
Date Deposited: 15 Jul 2019 10:46
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2020 08:02
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/71748
DOI: 10.1016/j.eats.2018.09.006

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