Distal triceps rupture repair: The triceps pulley-pullover technique

Richard A. C. Dimock, Christina Kontoghiorghe, Paolo Consigliere, Shadi Salamat, Mohamed A. Imam, A. Ali Narvani

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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.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e85-e91
Number of pages7
JournalArthroscopy Techniques
Issue number1
Early online date1 Jan 2019
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019
Externally publishedYes

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