Master Tech Ortho Surgery Elbow CH1
PART I Exposures
FIGURE 1B-23 A: With the patient in a supine position with the arm brought across the chest, the distal portion of the Kocher incision is made over the radial head and over the lateral epicondyle. B: The interval between the anconeus and extensor carpi ulnaris is well visualized here.
Technique ●● The interval between the anconeus and extensor carpi ulnaris is identified and entered (Fig. 1B-24A and B). ●● For excision of the radial head, the extensor carpi ulnaris and a small portion of the supinator muscle are dissected free of the capsule and retracted anteriorly (Fig. 1B-25).
Extensor carpi ulnaris muscle
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