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Table 1 Demographics of patients who underwent surgical correction of post-traumatic flexion contracture of the elbow

From: Post-traumatic flexion contractures of the elbow: Operative treatment via the limited lateral approach

      Deformity (degrees)
Patient Age Diagnosis Classification Operation Pre-op Peri-op Short Term Medium Term
1 30 Soft Tissue Injury Extrinsic AC 40 0 20 35
2 44 Dislocation Extrinsic AC 40 0 10 10
3 16 Fracture/Dislocation Extrinsic AC 60 5 15 15
4 38 Fracture Extrinsic AC 65 30 30 30
5 29 Fracture/Dislocation Extrinsic AC, ZLCL 55 30 30 40
6 48 Dislocation Extrinsic AC, ZLCL 60 20 30 30
7 31 Fracture Extrinsic AC 40 5 10 20
8 49 Dislocation Extrinsic AC 70 0 30 30
9 29 Fracture Extrinsic AC, ZLCL 45 20 20 30
10 41 Fracture/Dislocation Extrinsic AC 60 15 20 30
11 35 Fracture/Dislocation Extrinsic AC 60 10 15 40
12 16 Fracture Extrinsic AC 50 20 20 30
13 26 Soft Tissue Injury Extrinsic AC, ZLCL 70 10 10 N/A
14 52 Fracture/Dislocation Extrinsic AC 40 10 20 20
15 40 Fracture/Dislocation Intrinsic AC, ZLCL, EOO 60 20 40 40
16 29 Fracture/Dislocation Extrinsic AC, ZLCL 50 30 30 45
17 18 Fracture Intrinsic AC, ERH 70 30 40 45
18 37 Fracture/Dislocation Intrinsic AC, ERH 20 0 0 N/A
19 41 Fracture/Dislocation Intrinsic AC, EOO 60 20 40 N/A
20 26 Fracture Extrinsic AC, ROM 50 30 30 10
21 50 Fracture Intrinsic AC, ZLCL, ROM, UNT 60 40 50 40
22 43 Fracture Intrinsic AC, ERH 50 30 30 45
23 32 Fracture Intrinsic AC, ZLCL, ROM, UNT 90 30 40 70
  1. Key: AC = Anterior Capsulectomy; ZLCL = Z-lengthening Lateral Collateral Ligament; ERH = Excision of Radial Head; EOO = Excision of OlecranonOsteophyte; ROM = Removal of Metalwork; UNT = Ulna Nerve Transposition.