Longitudinal Forearm Instability (Essex-Lopresti Injury)

The Essex-Lopresti injury is a complex injury causing longitudinal forearm instability. It includes a fracture to the radial head at the elbow, dislocation of the radioulnar joint near the wrist and disruption of the interosseous membrane between the radius and ulna. Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha