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Width of The Cuff Bladder Approximately Covers 40% of Circumference of The Arm Measured at a Point Midway Between the Acromion and Olecranon Process. Step 2.
The humerus and ulna as well as radius form the elbow joint with their characteristic shape features: medial epicondyle, lateral epicondyle, olecranon fossa, and olecranon process.
A 20-year-old male hockey player presented to the above clinic with swelling over the left olecranon process two days after bumping his elbow on the boards.
The triceps site was between the tip of the olecranon process of the ulna and acromion of the scapula.
Assessment of ROM Shoulder ROM Patient Fulcrum Position Flexion Supine Greater tuberosity Abduction Supine Coracoid process Adduction Supine Coracoid process External rotation Supine Olecranon process Internal rotation Supine Olecranon process Extension Prone Greater tuberosity Shoulder ROM Starting Position of the Limb Flexion Arm by the side of the body Abduction Arm by the side of the body Adduction Arm by the side of the body External rotation Shoulder in 90[degrees] abduction and elbow in 90[degrees] flexion Internal rotation Shoulder in 90[degrees] abduction and elbow in 90[degrees] flexion Extension Arm by the side of the body Table 2.
The olecranon process is opened with a small high speed burr to enter into the medullary canal of the proximal ulna.
Common sites for periosteal nodules are the olecranon process, proximal ulna, back of the heel, the occiput, and ischial tuberosities.
The olecranon bursa is a fluid filled sac-like structure that acts as a cushion, allowing the posterior skin of the elbow to glide past the olecranon process with minimal friction.
Proximally it has an olecranon process, and at its distal end is a styloid process.
Measurements: greatest proximal width, 2.8 mm; proximal projection of olecranon process beyond proximal rim of semilunar notch, 0.75 mm; proximodistal length of semilunar notch, 2.0 mm.