Does Resection of Heterotopic Ossification of the Elbow Result in Satisfactory Functional Outcomes?

KAPICIOĞLU M., Saglam Y., Ersen A., Atalar A. C. , Demirhan M., Durmaz H.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.7, no.2, pp.124-131, 2019 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bas.galenos.2018.2467
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.124-131
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Heterotopic ossification (HO) is a common cause of elbow stiffness following surgical treatment of elbow trauma. In this study, our aim was to evaluate the mid-term functional outcomes of open surgical procedures for HO.