Early Mobilization Following Distal Biceps Repair Using A Cortical Button Technique
Is Immobilization Necessary for Early Return to Work Following Distal Biceps Repair Using a Cortical Button Technique?: A Randomized Controlled TrialJ Bone Joint Surg Am . 2021 Oct 6;103(19):1763-1771.
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One hundred and one male patients with distal biceps ruptures treated with primary repair utilizing a cortical button were randomized to undergo early mobilization or standard 6 weeks of immobilization postoperatively. The primary outcome of interest was return to work. Secondary outcomes of interest included range of motion, strength, pain and function measured with the shortened Disabilities of ...
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