Elbow - Posterior Approach
De Boer, P. and Stanley, D. (1998) Surgical Approaches to the Elbow. In: Stanley, D. and Kay, N., Eds., Surgery of the Elbow: Practical and Scientific Aspects, Arnold, London, 116.
Step by step
Mark the olecranon at the upper end of the ulna after palpation.
Incise the skin at the height of the ulnar diaphysis to proximal, curve the incision so it runs around the ulnar side of the olecranon.
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