A surgical technique for pediatric forearm pronation: Brachioradialis rerouting with interosseous membrane release


Ozkan T., Aydin A., Ozer K., Ozturk K., Durmaz H., Ozkan S.

JOURNAL OF HAND SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME, no.1, pp.22-27, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2003.10.002
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF HAND SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME
  • Page Numbers: pp.22-27

Abstract

Purpose: In this study we used a tendon transfer technique (consisting of rerouting of the brachioradialis with interosseous membrane release) to restore active forearm pronation in patients with supination deformity secondary to brachial plexus birth palsy.