New Treatment For Elbow Ligament Injury: Possible To Cut Rehab Time In Half

New Treatment For Elbow Ligament Injury: Possible To Cut Rehab Time In Half
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national flag football tournament 1532504788 1586734480 New Treatment For Elbow Ligament Injury: Possible To Cut Rehab Time In HalfBy Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Key Points:

A new procedure to repair rather than replace the torn ulnar collateral ligament in the elbow is very promising
This procedure can potentially cut the rehab time and return to play time by more than half
There are very specific criteria for surgery which must be carefully met, and long term data is still needed

The ulnar collateral ligament in the elbow is a critical stabilizer, and one that gets stressed during the baseball pitch…

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