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The purpose of this study is to evaluate preoperative objective measurements and operative objective measurements to determine if there is any effect to postoperative outcomes. Patients who were 13 years old or greater at the time of arthroscopic osteocapsular release were followed clinically and radiographically to determine best practice and optimal treatment and technique, risk and rate of complication, and postoperative outcomes.
Condition or disease
Osteoarthritis Elbow LeftOsteoarthritis Elbow RightLateral Epicondylitis, Left ElbowLateral Epicondylitis, Right ElbowPlica SyndromesOsteochondritis Dissecans
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
All eligible patients of the principal investigator receiving elbow arthroscopy for any indication at St. Elizabeth Healthcare between January 1, 2010 and October 31, 2017 will be evaluated and included in the data analysis. We anticipate approximately 150 patients to be included in the analysis.
>13 years of age
Patients treated with elbow arthroscopy for elbow arthritis, radiocapitellar plica, osteochondritis dissecans or lateral epicondylitis.