Research Article| Volume 22, ISSUE 5, P400-402, September 1991

Reversed dynamic slings: results of use in the treatment of post-traumatic flexion contractures of the elbow

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      We report our experience with reversed dynamic slings used in the treatment of post-traumatic flexion contractures of the elbow.
      There were 21 patients treated for deformities ranging from 35 ° to 70 ° (average 55 °). The flexion deformity after treatment varied from 25 ° to 45 ° (average 34.8 °), giving an average increase in range of movement of 39.1 per cent.
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