Gallery of Orthopedic Medical Devices - Joint Arthroplasty continued
By Tim B. Hunter, MD and Mihra S. Taljanovic, MD, PhD
Gallery of Joint Arthroplasty Devices
- Elbow and Forearm
Distal radioulnar joint hemiarthroplasty
Distal ulna and distal radioulnar joint reconstruction with Rush rod and methylmethacrylate
66 year-old man who fell from ladder with multiple injuries to the left elbow, left forearm, and left wrist. A distal radioulnar hemiarthroplasty restores the ulnar aspect of the left wrist joint. There are fracture fixation plates in the radial and ulnar shafts. A variable pitch headless screw stabilizes a scaphoid fracture.
66 year-old woman with distal ulnar resection for treatment of a leiomyosarcoma.